IPv6 Statistics was Re: please fix your broken DNS server

Iljitsch van Beijnum iljitsch at muada.com
Thu Jul 7 16:28:37 CEST 2005

On 7-jul-2005, at 16:03, Joseph T. Klein wrote:

> Some help here please. I am at a loss as to why I can't send mail
> to the City of Milwaukee.

The part that I find strange is that their DNS servers claim to be  
BIND 9.3.1.

> Hence dual stacked sendmail refuses to send mail to milwaukee.gov

> I have ResolverOptions=WorkAroundBrokenAAAA in my cf file.

So sendmail doesn't try for A when it gets SERVFAIL for AAAA?

> The reply from my public servant is:
>> please go away - you are wasting our time.  this issue has no  
>> substantive impact
>> - it is academic.

A nice message to the city counsil will probably help here, although  
it's of course time consuming to explain the issue such that your  
average politician gets the point.

Good luck!


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