Re: checkhints: view “internal”: (2001:500:200::b) extra record in hints

Jay Ford jnford at
Sat Sep 9 17:58:12 UTC 2017

On Sat, 9 Sep 2017, Stefan Sticht wrote:
> since a couple of weeks i repeatedly see this in all my nameserver logs:
> Sep  8 12:12:56 ns-01 named[17926]: checkhints: view “internal”: 
> (2001:500:200::b) extra record in hints
> Sep  8 12:13:03 ns-01 named[17926]: checkhints: view “internal”: 
> (2001:500:84::b) missing from hints

I get that, too, with the same view situation, but running BIND 9.10.6 using
the built-in root hints.

A query for view=internal type=AAAA fixes it for a

Jay Ford, Network Engineering Group, Information Technology Services
University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242
email: jay-ford at, phone: 319-335-5555

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