>On Sun, 10 Oct 2004 10:00:56 GMT, "Marco d'Itri" wrote:
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>
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>>I restrict access to my server:
>>
>>options {
>> directory "/var/cache/bind";
>>
>> allow-query { friends; };
>> allow-recursion { friends; };
>>....
>>}
>>
>>zone "bofh.it" {
>> type master;
>> allow-query { any; };
>>....
>>}
>>
>>But now access to the bind chaos pseudo-zone is not allowed:
>>
>>$host -c chaos -t txt VERSION.BIND ns.bofh.it
>>VERSION.BIND TXT record in class CH query refused
>>$
>>
>>How can I work around this? I do not want to restrict access to it.
>>
>>

>
>Create an actual zone for version.bind. (or bind.) with an
>"allow-query { any; }" on it?
>
>
>

Are you locally on ns.bofh.it ?
If so try to allow 127.0.0.1 to request your server.