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Ultimate Geek
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Topic # 114221 12-Feb-2013 14:46 Send private message

Is it just me or are both .43 & .44 DNS servers down? Luckily I'm remoted into my work network so I can actually still do things! (Although it does mean I can't reset my modem to see if that will fix the DNS server issue...)

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 760123 12-Feb-2013 14:51 Send private message

I am seeing the same - in Kapiti.

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Master Geek

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  Reply # 760124 12-Feb-2013 14:51 Send private message

I can't even post my default gateway on Telstraclear Cable! (Oh how I wish it was only DNS servers down.) First time for a very long time that I've noticed an outage.
Gotta go - raking up too much mobile data!

:-)

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Uber Geek
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  Reply # 760125 12-Feb-2013 14:53 Send private message

Down for me to.




Mike

 Interesting. You're afraid of insects and women. Ladybugs must render you catatonic.

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Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 760126 12-Feb-2013 14:53 Send private message

Down for me in chch.

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Master Geek

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  Reply # 760127 12-Feb-2013 14:54 Send private message

Going again now!
If that was the worst fault in quite a while, I'm so pleased I'm not with Telecom and Less-tra!


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Geek


  Reply # 760128 12-Feb-2013 14:54 Send private message

Its most definitely down, something is going on. I'm currently posting from my phone. House of computer techs here, definately nothing our end.

Lost all DNS requests about 30 minutes ago, although there's one person in the house who is somehow on skype.. No one else can do anything or get any connectivity even on another DNS server.

Can't ring the telstra hotline as I get an engaged signal.

St Albans christchurch here and on the cable network



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Ultimate Geek
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  Reply # 760130 12-Feb-2013 14:54 Send private message

Yup Facebook has lit up with comments as well now so pretty much guessing every TelstraClear customer using the "right" DNS servers is now without a working setup...

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Geek


  Reply # 760134 12-Feb-2013 14:58 Send private message

Down here in Shirley, CHCH

I've added Google's Public DNS 8.8.8.8 to my router and am able to surf now.

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Uber Geek
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  Reply # 760135 12-Feb-2013 15:00 Send private message

Yep, my day has really gone from terrible to f******** awful.  I have had about as much of server failures as I can take at this point.

$ dig www.google.com @203.97.78.44

; <<>> DiG 9.8.1-P1 <<>> www.google.com @203.97.78.44
;; global options: +cmd
;; connection timed out; no servers could be reached




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  Reply # 760136 12-Feb-2013 15:00 Send private message

in napier at a client site using telstra DSL
203.97.78.44 isnt working from here - using 8.8.8.8 as a backup for now.




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Uber Geek
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  Reply # 760146 12-Feb-2013 15:02 Send private message

PS: So much for redundancy. Isn't that the point of having TWO dns servers (43/44).




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My hobby - listing small amounts of interesting/useful hobby electronic components hardware and stuff on Trademe for cheap, all good geek stuff for the "maker" revolution ;-)

Tip for Trademe addicts: install an addon for your browser to get thumbs for all listings.

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 760149 12-Feb-2013 15:05 Send private message

Down at work on Telstra ADSL )-:
Nothing on the Telstra Network Status page about it,
Using 8.8.8.8 for now

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Ultimate Geek
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  Reply # 760153 12-Feb-2013 15:08 Send private message

Hi all. We're looking into these reports now. Once I know more I'll update you.

Cheers, Gary

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Geek


  Reply # 760154 12-Feb-2013 15:08 Send private message

Silverwolf: Its most definitely down, something is going on. I'm currently posting from my phone. House of computer techs here, definately nothing our end.

Lost all DNS requests about 30 minutes ago, although there's one person in the house who is somehow on skype.. No one else can do anything or get any connectivity even on another DNS server.

Can't ring the telstra hotline as I get an engaged signal.

St Albans christchurch here and on the cable network


Update for us at least, we seem to be able to use other DNS settings now. 



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Ultimate Geek
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  Reply # 760157 12-Feb-2013 15:10 Send private message

Seems the Network status page cannot handle the load of all the TelstraClear customers wondering whats going on....

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