[Dnsmasq-discuss] fe80/10 link local dns forwarding

Vladislav Grishenko themiron at mail.ru
Mon Sep 7 15:54:59 BST 2015

Hi Kevin,

There's RFC 6303 for that, current status is best current practice.
As for dnsmasq implementation of that recommendations, it could depend on auth support, since it enables zone support.

Best Regards, Vladislav Grishenko

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> bounces at lists.thekelleys.org.uk] On Behalf Of Kevin Darbyshire-Bryant
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> Subject: [Dnsmasq-discuss] fe80/10 link local dns forwarding
> Hi All,
> After enabling dnsmasq's dns logging the other day I was a little surprised to
> see queries for fe80:: being forwarded to my ISP's resolvers.  I'd say that
> they're extremely unlikely to know anything about my link local stuff so as a
> solution I've added the following to my config:
> server=/8.e.f.ip6.arpa/
> What don't I understand here?  Awaiting education :-)
> Kevin

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