bind 9.16.7 Odd query error (Borja Marcos)

Borja Marcos borjam at
Thu Oct 1 08:12:45 UTC 2020

> On 1 Oct 2020, at 08:36, Mark Andrews <marka at> wrote:
>> According to the documentation the default values for fetches-per-zone and fetches-per-server are zero,
>> which means there is no limit. 
> Sorry, shouldn’t answer when on a phone.  See max-recursion-queries

Thanks, yes, I found it while you wrote the answer. Telepathy!

That said, is that default value too low in the DNSSEC era? A DNS query nowadays looks like
a particle collision in an accelerator. 

I have raised it to 200. Too high for sure but nobody should get hurt.

Thank you very much,


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