BIND (named) reports DNS format error

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  • BIND (named) reports the following error:

    resolver: notice: DNS format error from resolving for client reply has no answer
    lame-servers: info: error (FORMERR) resolving '':
  • Is there any problem with the server's DNS configuration or connection?


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • bind

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