OT: Silly Bind question
Mark D. Foster
mark at foster.cc
Sun Feb 3 08:41:34 PST 2008
> Andy Dills wrote:
>> On Sun, 3 Feb 2008, DAve wrote:
>>> I am stumped, what have I done wrong?
>> You'll kick yourself. Here's the hint:
>> /users/andy>dig @ns1.totallogic.com ftp.pixelhammer.com txt
>> ; <<>> DiG 9.3.4 <<>> @ns1.totallogic.com ftp.pixelhammer.com txt
>> ; (1 server found)
>> ;; global options: printcmd
>> ;; Got answer:
>> ;; ->>HEADER<<- opcode: QUERY, status: NOERROR, id: 26833
>> ;; flags: qr aa rd ra; QUERY: 1, ANSWER: 1, AUTHORITY: 3, ADDITIONAL: 3
>> ;; QUESTION SECTION:
>> ;ftp.pixelhammer.com. IN TXT
>> ;; ANSWER SECTION:
>> ftp.pixelhammer.com. 86400 IN TXT "v=spf1 ip4:18.104.22.168 ip4:22.214.171.124 ~all"
> I'm kicking but it ain't helping. Interesting that the host ftp works.
> It is also the last host in the zone. I tried tying the txt record to
> the origin but no change. According to the Bind book, and to the openspf
> folks, this should work.
> pixelhammer.com. IN TXT "some sorta krazy text string"
> But it don't. Now, I am even more confused. Does the location of the
> Text record 'within' the zone file make a difference?
Andy was right, it's the line-ordering in your zone file.
I take it you can't slave the zone from tinydns to bind?
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Mark D. Foster, CISSP <mark at foster.cc> http://mark.foster.cc/
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