[Serusers] ser 0.9.7-pre3 SRV "question"

Klaus Darilion klaus.mailinglists at pernau.at
Wed Jul 26 18:09:42 CEST 2006

Steve Blair wrote:
> Klaus Darilion wrote:
>>> Anyhow I did the tcpdump, I saw the request from SER and the response 
>>> from our DNS server. SER is asking for the "A" record instead of the 
>>> "SRV" record. By this  I mean SER is performing the equivalent of 
>>> "dig myserver.myschool.edu A". This is not what we want and not what 
>>> happened in past release of SER. What I want is "dig 
>>> _sip._udp.myserver.myschool.edu SRV". Any thoughts on what might be 
>>> happening?
>> ser bybasses SRV lookups if there is a port number present in the 
>> r-URI (RFC3263).
>> Make sure there is no port in the r-URI.
> Is this a change/refinement with SER 0.9.7-pre3? Our previous 
> configuration file, which we used with SER 0.9.6 uses the same rewrite 
> command as the current configuration file. Both versions specify a port 
> number but the previous config file worked with SER 0.9.6.

Hi Steve! I have no glue if the behaviour has changed, but if there is a 
port specified then ser 0.9.7-pre3 behaves correct. Remove the port and 
it should work fine.


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