[Dnsmasq-discuss] forwarded AAAA queries for /etc/hosts members

Carlos Carvalho carlos at fisica.ufpr.br
Fri Sep 17 16:33:08 BST 2010


Ferenc Wagner (wferi at niif.hu) wrote on 17 September 2010 12:24:
 >If a host is present in /etc/hosts with IPv4 address only, and it's
 >looked up, dnsmasq services the A record locally, but forwards the query
 >for the AAAA record upstream.  I wonder if this is intentional.

No idea if it's intentional but it's right. dnsmasq is made to forward
requests; it will not forward only if it's told not to.



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