[nsd-users] Unbound and NSD on same box?

Patrik Lundin patrik.lundin.swe at gmail.com
Wed Aug 6 11:28:24 UTC 2014

On Wed, Aug 06, 2014 at 07:54:06AM +0200, Patrik Lundin wrote:
> It is possible, but not using the same address+port of course. One
> solution is to have NSD only listen on localhost while unbound listens
> on the external adress. You can then use stub-zone configuration in
> unbound to make it use the localhost adress for lookups in any zone you
> are serving from NSD.

Just to be clear: this method works fine when providing data for a
private zone. If you are supposed to publish the server as a source of
authorative data via NS records then this is not an appropriate
solution since the answers will not have the AA bit set etc.

Patrik Lundin

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