How not to set up your DNS (part 1)

November 26, 2005

Presented in illustrations:

; dig +short ns
; dig +short a
; dig +short a

To those setting up nameservers: when people said 'have two nameservers', they did not mean 'and feel free to give them the same IP address'.

As a bonus, has probably doubled the amount of time many DNS servers take to give up on them when is having a wee problem.

Written on 26 November 2005.
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