IPv6 Statistics was Re: please fix your broken DNS server

Joseph T. Klein josephtklein at mac.com
Thu Jul 7 16:37:08 CEST 2005

The have the TTL set to 0 - I'm thinking that this has some bad
interaction with the fail-over by Sendmail to the A record.

Could someone try and replicate the error so I know it is not
just something strange at my end?

Joseph T. Klein

PSTN: +1 414 961 1690 VoIP: +1 414 431 4231 Mobile: +1 414 628 3380

On Jul 7, 2005, at 9:28 AM, Iljitsch van Beijnum wrote:

> 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!
> Iljitsch

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