Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] Query forwarding behaviour with multiple name servers.

2019-03-07 Thread John Robson
In the case I was seeing ... one of the three servers was returning nxdomain for internal queries (user had defined google as a ‘backup’ resolver). So the subsequent replies had massive value (they contained information, rather than no information). I’ve removed the ‘backup resolver’ from their

Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] Query forwarding behaviour with multiple name servers.

2019-03-07 Thread Simon Kelley
On 08/02/2019 09:49, John Robson wrote: > Hi all, > > I'm trying to understand the mechanism by which dnsmasq uses the > resolvers specified (in this case they are all specified in > /etc/resolv.conf). > Specifically I am trying to work out why dnsmasq is (erratically) > sending the same query to

Re: [Dnsmasq-discuss] Query forwarding behaviour with multiple name servers.

2019-02-08 Thread Kevin Darbyshire-Bryant
Aha! I know this (it’s a Unix system… /) > On 8 Feb 2019, at 09:49, John Robson wrote: > > Hi all, > > I'm trying to understand the mechanism by which dnsmasq uses the resolvers > specified (in this case they are all specified in /etc/resolv.conf). > Specifically I am trying to work out why

[Dnsmasq-discuss] Query forwarding behaviour with multiple name servers.

2019-02-08 Thread John Robson
Hi all, I'm trying to understand the mechanism by which dnsmasq uses the resolvers specified (in this case they are all specified in /etc/resolv.conf). Specifically I am trying to work out why dnsmasq is (erratically) sending the same query to multiple servers, and not listening beyond the first