Thanks for the quick reply, but I found out what was wrong, and I'm
embarrassed to admit this, but I had everything right, compiled,
installed, everything, but was starting an old version of BIND.

-----Original Message-----
From: Jeremy C. Reed []
Sent: Wednesday, July 30, 2008 6:02 PM
To: Reeves, Kenneth W.
Subject: Re: Strange problem with resolution

On Wed, 30 Jul 2008, wrote:

> I'm having a strange problem with 9.5.0-P1. We upgraded from 9.2.3

> week. Since then we have had problems with resolution of some domains
> and not others. For example, we can't get resolution from the root

> servers for,,, We can
> get it for,,, and most others.

> put a sniffer on the wire going out to the internet and the queries

> going out but nothing was coming back for those domains. We then
> reverted back to 9.2.3 and all is working well again. We are using

> same conf and zone files. Nothing has changed. We have updated our
> db.root file, but that has not helped. Any ideas. This is compiled

> running on Solaris 9.

Replying again (after I read again

Try to look them up manually using dig on same server using same remote