[dns-operations] SERVFAIL or REFUSED?
niall.oreilly at ucd.ie
Thu Mar 28 14:42:46 UTC 2013
Hello. Clue needed, please.
I thought I knew, or at least knew where to find out, which status
should be returned by a name server which receives a recursive query
but doesn't do recursion either at all or for the part of the network
where the originating client is.
I think it should always be REFUSED. I've seen this as well as
SERVFAIL in the wild. Is either equally acceptable, or is only one
TIA and VBR,
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