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[Unbound-users] stub vs. forward vs. redirect

Stephane Bortzmeyer
Fri Sep 18 17:23:31 CEST 2009

On Thu, Sep 17, 2009 at 02:20:00PM +0100,
 Tony Finch <dot at> wrote 
 a message of 46 lines which said:

> Thanks for the explanation.
> Could you please add some text to the man page saying that unbound expects
> the target of a forward zone to be a recursive server,

Note that it is in the comments of the default unbound.conf:

# Forward zones
# Create entries like below, to make all queries for '' and
# '' go to the given list of servers. These servers have to handle
# recursion to other nameservers.