Bug ID 950069: Zonerunner can't edit TXT records containing a + symbol - "Resolver returned no such record"

Last Modified: Oct 12, 2020

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP TMOS(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
15.0.0, 15.0.1, 15.0.1.1, 15.0.1.2, 15.0.1.3, 15.0.1.4, 15.1.0, 15.1.0.1, 15.1.0.2, 15.1.0.3, 15.1.0.4, 15.1.0.5, 16.0.0, 16.0.0.1

Opened: Sep 30, 2020
Severity: 4-Minor

Symptoms

When attempting to use zonerunner to edit a TXT record that contains a plus character, BIG-IP DNS presents the error message 'Resolver returned no such record'.

Impact

Unable to edit the record.

Conditions

A TXT record exists with RDATA (the value of the TXT record) containing one or more + symbols

Workaround

Two workarounds available: 1. Use zonerunner to delete the record and then recreate it with the desired RDATA value 2. Manually edit the bind zone file (see K7032)

Fix Information

None

Behavior Change