bind 9.16.7 Odd query error (Borja Marcos)

Borja Marcos borjam at
Thu Oct 1 06:36:58 UTC 2020

> On 30 Sep 2020, at 22:34, Mark Andrews <marka at> wrote:
> No, it’s just fetches per query taking effect.  With a empty cache there are just too many queries made looking up addresses of name servers. You can raise the default slightly. 

Alright, I think I found this particular issue. I begun hammering quotas and this one is the culprit in this particular case:


which, according to the documentation, has a default value of 75. I raised it to 200 
(I said, hammering!) and now it works reliably.

Maybe the default value is too low.


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