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Cisco Bug: CSCvt93579 - Gateway not caching CNAME query-type properly

Last Modified

Oct 07, 2020

Products (2)

  • Cisco ASR 5000 Series
  • Cisco ASR 5500

Known Affected Releases

21.14.9 21.15.43 21.20.0 21.21.0

Description (partial)

We get the response for query type CNAME  for the Domain Name:

[XGWin]BRHOALTBPNR-L-CI-DXGW-00> dns-client query client-name PGW-DNS query-type A query-name
Tuesday April 21 17:05:07 UTC 2020
Query Name:
Query Type: CNAME      TTL: 2 seconds
  Domain Name:

Query Name:
Query Type: A          TTL: 25 seconds
Answer: -Negative Reply-
Failure Reason: No relevent answer for the record ty

But when we checked DNS client cache the entry is not  created for this Cname when we get back the response.

[XGWin]BRHOALTBPNR-L-CI-DXGW-00> show dns-client cache client PGW-DNS  query-name query-type A
Tuesday April 21 17:05:20 UTC 2020

When DNS-response is received with CNAME without A/AAAA rr-type response.
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