Problem w/ Forwarding Zone in Caching-Only Config

btb btb at
Wed Jun 28 00:41:36 UTC 2017

On 6/27/17 12:13 PM, Michael W. Fleming wrote:
> We're setting up a wireless printing service that uses
> Zeroconf/bonjour/rendevouz dns entries. The product, Presto, has it's
> own dns server for a private, on-campus only zone (presto.). We're
> running bind 9.9 with a master server, three slaves and two caching-only
> servers (anycasted to We have the following in
> named.conf (as per the vendor) on the caching-only servers.
> zone "presto." {
>        type forward;
>        forward only;
>        forwarders {; };
> };

on a slightly side note, i'd use a stub or static-stub zone for this, 
not a forward zone.

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