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[Unbound-users] trouble resolving

Paul Wouters
Mon Feb 23 20:23:18 CET 2009

On Mon, 23 Feb 2009, Chris Smith wrote:

> On Mon, Feb 23, 2009 at 12:49 PM, Chris Smith <fetchmail at> wrote:
>> Strange because it happens with unbound or dnscache (djbdns).
>> Strange because named (bind) can resolve it.
> Not that strange - bind cannot resolve it from this one network
> either. I didn;t realize my named.conf was set to forward first. When
> I disable forwarding bind failed to resolve it as well.
> I can successfully ping the name servers but just don't get DNS
> replies from them. I'm suspecting some sort of IP blacklisting is in
> effect.

It works fine on, which uses unbound plus all the
hardening settings, 0x20 and all:

Using domain server:
Aliases: has address mail is handled by 20 mail is handled by 10