lame name servers

lame name servers

This topic deals with an entry I found in /var/log/messages:

Jan 11 09:14:19 ns named[91]: Lame server on '' (in
'DISTRIBUTED.NET'?): [].53 '': learnt

In short, it means that your name server was told that that a given name server would
contain information about a given domain.  But it didn’t.  It is, in short, a
DNS configuration error with somebody elses domain.

I found a
very good
explanation of this message by Greg Lehey in the FreeBSD mailing list

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