[Dnsmasq-discuss] Bug while using address=//::

Simon Kelley simon at thekelleys.org.uk
Thu Oct 7 22:18:33 UTC 2021


On 30/09/2021 05:15, E wrote:
>> IPv6 connectivity
> 
> Why dnsmasq can't drop AAAA, when the server has no IPv6 connectivity at
> all? This doesn't make sense.
> Something like "no-ipv6" or "ipv4-only" switch would be really nice
> here...
> 
> 
> dnsmasq.conf simple example
> 
> server=8.8.8.8#53
> no-ipv6   # will drop client's AAAA questions
> 

I added

--filter-A and --filter-AAAA options, these drop IPv4 and IPv6 ANSWERS,
which is the correct way to implement this.


Simon.




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