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Date: Thu, 06 Dec 2018 21:36:01 +0100
From: Florian Weimer <fweimer@...hat.com>
To: "A. Wilcox" <awilfox@...lielinux.org>
Cc: musl@...ts.openwall.com
Subject: Re: DNS resolver patch

* A. Wilcox:

> On 12/06/18 12:18, Florian Weimer wrote:
>> The alternative, using a NOERROR/NODATA response, confuses musl search
>> processing.
>
> ???
>
> The musl resolver should be able to handle a resolver returning NODATA.
> That is popular for having a separate extranet infrastructure - your
> extranet DNS only contains records for your local domain and returns
> NODATA for requests outside that domain.
>
> If you are correct that such a response "confuses musl search
> processing", that's a bug in musl that needs to be fixed.

<https://www.openwall.com/lists/musl/2018/03/31/2>

I don't know if it was merged.

Florian

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