safari-qmail at safari
Aug 31, 2005, 10:21 AM
Post #4 of 6
On Wed, Aug 31, 2005 at 11:15:45AM -0600, Charles Cazabon wrote:
Re: CNAME lookup failed temporarily errors
[In reply to]
> Sami Farin <safari-qmail [at] safari> wrote:
> > $ dnsq any checkpoint.no authns02.hipercom.no
> > dnsq: fatal: unable to parse: protocol error
> > Because checkpoint.no is FUBAR, qmail-1.03 ends up with
> > "CNAME lookup failed temporarily" situation.
> > If you want to send email to checkpoint.no using qmail,
> > you either have to hack smtproutes or change
> > switch(resolve(sa,T_ANY))
> > to
> > switch(resolve(sa,T_CNAME))
> > (in dns.c) and recompile + reinstall.
> Probably not a good idea. See qmail's CHANGES file for why this was done in
> the first place:
> 19961003 portability problem: all pre-4.9.4 versions of bind barf, badly, on
So, Charles, do you run pre-4.9.4 version of BIND?
Do you know someone who does?