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Topic # 112541 12-Dec-2012 02:11 Send private message

I understand its fairly pointless to use a 3rd party DNS in NZ but it's only being used on a separate media center. For some reason when setting the custom DNS its not registering it at all. I've tested it with a ton of different DNS now including openDNS.

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  Reply # 731047 12-Dec-2012 07:26 Send private message

While I have no ni idea if this is actually being done or not it's certainly something that would deliver significant benefits to Slingshot.

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  Reply # 731078 12-Dec-2012 08:35 Send private message

Could it be you have caching on?



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  Reply # 731389 12-Dec-2012 13:52 Send private message

sbiddle: While I have no ni idea if this is actually being done or not it's certainly something that would deliver significant benefits to Slingshot.


Yes I understand the downsides but its only being used on a separate machine for netflix etc.



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  Reply # 731434 12-Dec-2012 15:01 Send private message

Nakedcity: Could it be you have caching on?


Caching is turned off via the slingshot website a while ago.

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  Reply # 731996 13-Dec-2012 12:53 Send private message

OpenDNS and Google DNS are working fine here with Slingshot Unlimited. 

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  Reply # 732105 13-Dec-2012 15:53 Send private message

Hey

Many of our customers use custom DNS, myself included, for reasons I would rather not mention Tongue Out.

But there should be no issue with it.

Are you still having the issue or have you sorted it from your side? If you PM me we can go through a few things.

Cheers
Mike




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