[mrtg] Re: order of finding an answer

Lars Hecking lhecking at nmrc.ucc.ie
Tue Mar 28 12:00:19 MEST 2000

Duane Cox writes:
> In a normal NS configuration, does named first seach the cache, and then check to see if it is authoritive, then the roots
> or does named check to see if it is authoritive, then the cache, then the roots

 If it's in the cache, the nameserver returns a nonauthoritative answer
 for domains it is not authority for.

 If an authoritative nameserver for the current lookup is cached,
 it goes to this server directly instead of the root servers.

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