Question About Recursion In A Split Horizon Setup

Tim Daneliuk tundra at
Fri Apr 17 14:56:21 UTC 2020

On 4/17/20 9:50 AM, Bob Harold wrote:
> Agree, that's odd, and not what the man page says.  Any chance that there is some other DNS helper running, like resolved, nscd, dnsmasq, etc?

Nope.  This is vanilla FreeBSD with vanilla bind running.

> 'dig' should tell you what address it used, at the bottom of the output - what does it say?

;; Query time: 0 msec
;; SERVER: ::1#53(::1)
;; WHEN: Fri Apr 17 09:53:51 CDT 2020
;; MSG SIZE  rcvd: 83

Does the SERVER line indicate it's trying to get to the local instance via
IPV6 or is this just standard notation?  (This is an IPV4 only environment).

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