[Unbound-users] 1.3: stub zones broken

W.C.A. Wijngaards wouter at NLnetLabs.nl
Thu Jul 23 13:23:09 UTC 2009

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Hi Michael,

I've provided a bugfix in the svn repository, for the upcoming
unbound release, so that it should not longer do this.  Thanks
for the bugreport!

Best regards,

On 07/23/2009 11:05 AM, W.C.A. Wijngaards wrote:
> What you see here is that unbound is trying to prime the root
> servers before continuing.  Even though it has a more specific stub
> anchor, it wants to prime the root first.  If that succeeds, it
> will then send this query towards your configured stub anchor.
>> This is an internal machine which does not have access to external network,
>> so none of the queries will succeed.  Especially for names like this
>> (paltus.tls.msk.ru) which does not exist externally.
> So, it cannot access the root, but it still has root-hints there.
> When it starts it will attempt to prime the root.
> (Prime the root: contact the root servers to get the latest up
> to date root-hints, using the root-hints from configuration).
> But your machine is internal and cannot access it, so it fails.
> Hm.  The easiest way would be to provide root-hints to
> (or better, to  Here is how:
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