Subject: Re: your mail
To: None <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/16/2002 19:25:47
On Tue, Jul 16, 2002 at 03:00:12PM +0300, wrote:
> Hi
> Today we switced our main box from linux to NetBSD 1.6BETA4 and i have some
> trouble with name resolving.first off,i dont know is this right place to bitch
> because there is chance that this is related with (bind,ipf).i really like
> behaviour of samba server wich is quite fast even copyng large files!ok 
> the problem is that name resolving with bind takes about 5/sec even if i flush
> all the rules in ipfilter the problem is still there!Almost with same
> configuration 1.5.x work delays!Box is using 3Com cards with ex
> driver.( bind is configured to forward all queris to external nameserver ) and
> no one rule is blocking the querys!its really strange..that is working with same
> configuration on 1.5.3 box:)if i set client to use external cache the problem is
> solved,but sometimes cache is down..and then there is no traffic at all:)

It's most likely related to your named config. What does it looks like ?
Is you box allowed to do queries to the root nameservers ?

Manuel Bouyer <>