Single Bind (nameserver) for multiple domains (zones)
dot at dotat.at
Thu Jul 9 09:52:44 UTC 2015
Matthew Ceroni <matthewceroni at gmail.com> wrote:
> The problem I am running into is if I query that domain (devdomain.com) for
> say test1.devdomain.com (which isn't present in the zone file) it ends up
> query test1.devdomain.com.domain1.com. And our company domain (domain1 in
> this example) returns a default IP for anything queried against it. Which I
> don't want.
> The search path in the resolv.conf on the bind server has domain1.com so it
> appears bind couldn't find the result (since it wasn't in the zone file)
> and then just followed the path the OS would do to lookup records (append
> the search path and try those).
It sounds like your BIND setup is working fine, but you are having
problems with your stub resolver. Try
$ host test1.devdomain.com.
with the trailing dot to suppress the stub resolver's search behaviour,
or query a name under devdomain.com which exists.
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