Colm MacCarthaigh colm at
Thu Sep 13 16:52:19 UTC 2007

On Thu, Sep 13, 2007 at 04:12:12PM +0100, Andy Davidson wrote:
> I am using nsd as my authority-only dns servers and find it fast,  
> stable, reliable - all of the design goals you set out for, great.
> I have a zone that is intended only to be visible to people on my  
> network.  In bind I would enforce this with an 'allow-query'  
> configuration directive.
> I checked the latest 'nsd-for-bind-users' document, and 'allow-query'  
> is not listed as one of the options which will not be configurable in  
> nsd, but there is no documentation detailing how to configure such a  
> zone.  Can someone help ?

I wrote a plugin for NSD long long ago, to add ACL's, but it
would almost certainly need modification to work now. You can
find it attached to this mail;

and I followed up with a different patch then;

Colm MacCárthaigh                        Public Key: colm+pgp at

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