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Multiple forward-addr: _ order of evaluation?

Ralph Dolmans
Tue Jan 9 10:53:14 CET 2018

Hi Harry,

Unbound selects forward addresses in the same way as it selects
addresses for normal delegations. That is a random selection over the
list of addresses with an RTT band of 400 msec.

-- Ralph

On 08-01-18 18:34, Harry Schmalzbauer via Unbound-users wrote:
>  Hello,
> I have defined a forward zone clause with two options "forward-addr:".
> Contrary to what I expected,
> the second definition _also_ receives queries
> (although the first is reachable and in perfect working state).
> I couldn't identify a pattern yet.
> And since I'm completely unfamilar with unbound source code, and not
> realy much more familar with C in general, I hoped anybody else can shed
> some light on the order of evaluation in such a configuration.
> Thanks in advance,
> -harry