New forward zone records only on restart

Eduardo Schoedler listas at
Wed Apr 6 21:00:09 UTC 2016

negative-cache perhaps?

Eduardo Schoedler

2016-04-06 16:31 GMT-03:00 John (Scott) Crooks via Unbound-users
<unbound-users at>:
> Greetings,
> I'm using Unbound as a recursing DNS server in our company office
> infrastructure. Here is the link to my `unbound.conf` file:
> The `forward-zone` entries point to two PowerDNS servers that are
> authoritative for those domains listed in the configuration. Both PowerDNS
> servers are using a typical MySQL backend, and they are in a Master-Slave
> configuration.
> I notice that when I add new records to the authoritative servers, Unbound
> does not successfully resolve these records UNTIL I restart the Unbound
> daemon. In other words:
> `dig @` <<-- Works since I'm
> querying the authoritative server directly
> `dig` <<-- Returns a SERVFAIL until I
> restart the Unbound daemon
> Is this typical behavior? What am I doing wrong?
> --
> Scott Crooks

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