[Dnsmasq-discuss] reverse lookups

Philippe Faure philippe at faure.ca
Wed Apr 2 20:36:06 BST 2008


Yes, I did.

I have commented it out and it worked.

Thank you

Philippe

Quoting Simon Kelley <simon at thekelleys.org.uk>:

> Philippe Faure wrote:
>> Dnsmasq handles local domains nicely (for both forward and reverse lookups):
>>
>>   root at fileserver:~$host phil2
>>   phil2.230newport.faure.ca has address 192.168.0.56
>>   root at fileserver:~$host 192.168.0.56
>>   56.0.168.192.in-addr.arpa domain name pointer phil2.230newport.faure.ca.
>>
>> Other IPs in that 192.168.0.0/24 range dont work:
>>
>>   root at fileserver:~$host 192.168.0.250
>>   Host 250.0.168.192.in-addr.arpa not found: 3(NXDOMAIN)
>>
>> 192.168.0.250 (and others ips liks 192.168.0.230 etc...) are handled
>> by a second DNS server, but dnsmaq refuses to forward on the requests.
>>
>> I added this conf item with no luck:
>>
>>   # Example of routing PTR queries to nameservers: this will send all
>>   # address->name queries for 192.168.3/24 to nameserver 10.1.2.3
>>   #server=/3.168.192.in-addr.arpa/10.1.2.3
>>   server=/0.168.192.in-addr.arpa/192.168.0.250 #second name server.
>>
>>
>> I was wondering why it wont forward on the DNS PTR lookup (reverse   
>> lookup) if it does not exist in its own DB?
>>
>>
>
> Do you have the bogus-priv flag set? That takes priority (which is
> probably wrong, but it's too late to change now.)
>
> Cheers,
>
> Simon.
>
>>
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