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Topic # 148591 24-Jun-2014 11:24
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Hi Everyone

Is anyone experiencing any issues with telecoms dns, i've switched to Google's dns for the mean time but would prefer to use telecoms.

Pinging 122.56.237.1 with 32 bytes of data:
Request timed out.
Request timed out.
Request timed out.
Request timed out.

Ping statistics for 122.56.237.1:
Packets: Sent = 4, Received = 0, Lost = 4 (100% loss)

Pinging 122.56.237.1 with 32 bytes of data:
Request timed out.
Request timed out.
Request timed out.
Request timed out.

Ping statistics for 122.56.237.1:
Packets: Sent = 4, Received = 0, Lost = 4 (100% loss)

Regards Riley

Im on UFB 100/50 located in Lower Hutt

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  Reply # 1073302 24-Jun-2014 11:29
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Looks like we're having trouble in Auckland as well. Currently with a customer on a VDSL connection with issues that appear to be DNS related. Will check it out and log a fault shortly once we get to that part of the job.

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  Reply # 1073307 24-Jun-2014 11:38
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Websites are working fine for me

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  Reply # 1073308 24-Jun-2014 11:38
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yeah having issues with a few sites here in Wellington too.

Fibre connection 

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  Reply # 1073316 24-Jun-2014 11:46
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I see no reply from Pings from a Telecom VDSL connection in West Auckland.

DNS resolution works intermittently.

nslookup for www.geekzone.co.nz

n
s1.xtra.co.nz
1 second - reply
timeout
timeout
1 second - reply

ns2.xtra.co.nz
timeout
1 second - reply
timeout
timeout

8.8.8.8 (google dns)
instant reply
instant reply
instant reply

tracert -d ns1.xtra.co.nz
Tracing route to ns1.xtra.co.nz [122.56.237.1]
over a maximum of 30 hops:

1 2 ms 1 ms 1 ms 10.10.1.253
2 31 ms 26 ms 23 ms 222.152.45.49
3 22 ms 23 ms 22 ms 122.56.238.226
4 * * * Request timed out.
5 ^C

tracert -d ns1.xtra.co.nz
Tracing route to ns2.xtra.co.nz [210.55.111.1]
over a maximum of 30 hops:

1 2 ms 1 ms 1 ms 10.10.1.253
2 22 ms 22 ms 22 ms 222.152.45.49
3 51 ms 41 ms 41 ms 122.56.238.242
4 * *

tracert -d 8.8.8.8
Tracing route to 8.8.8.8 over a maximum of 30 hops

1 2 ms 1 ms 1 ms 10.10.1.253
2 23 ms 31 ms 24 ms 222.152.45.49
3 22 ms 22 ms 22 ms 203.96.66.22
4 21 ms 22 ms 21 ms 203.96.66.21
5 22 ms 22 ms 21 ms 122.56.127.17
6 44 ms 44 ms 49 ms 202.50.232.14
7 47 ms 44 ms 45 ms 202.50.232.242
8 56 ms 46 ms 46 ms 202.50.237.194
9 45 ms 46 ms 45 ms 72.14.237.21
10 45 ms 45 ms 45 ms 8.8.8.8

Trace complete.


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  Reply # 1073317 24-Jun-2014 11:47
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Hmmphh looks like I edited my post out of existence.

Intermittent dns weirdness on VDSL is still happening to random sites, google, geekzone, stuff, nzherald.

Must be my cue for lunch...

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  Reply # 1073319 24-Jun-2014 11:48
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  Reply # 1073320 24-Jun-2014 11:49
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macuser: Websites are working fine for me


Most likely your CPE has cached DNS entries... Try some site you never visited before.





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  Reply # 1073324 24-Jun-2014 11:50
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Also having issues with VDSL in Auckland.  When using Google DNS (or UnoTelly) seems to work fine. Otherwise random slow, unavailable websites and email issues.

Let's get fixed Telecom NZ.

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  Reply # 1073341 24-Jun-2014 12:12
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tigercorp: Telecom's dns servers don't reply to ping - http://help.telecom.co.nz/app/answers/detail/a_id/1274/~/what-are-telecoms-dns-servers%3F



Good to know, however DNS resolution is intermittent, which I suspect is the issue.

Load issue?

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  Reply # 1073347 24-Jun-2014 12:21
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That  would account for some sites at work  giving a not found message  or real slow to load. 




Regards,

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  Reply # 1073381 24-Jun-2014 12:45
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Chrome is really good for that - you can see it stuck on "Resolving Host" in the status bar.

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  Reply # 1073446 24-Jun-2014 14:07
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Temporarily change to google dns - 8.8.8.8 backup 8.8.4.4.




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  Reply # 1073473 24-Jun-2014 14:46
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Hi, sorry for the interruption with DNS, the issues are resolved now, you can revert to using the Xtra DNS servers. 



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  Reply # 1073489 24-Jun-2014 15:03
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Yep looks good in testing now.

Can we ask wtf happened?

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  Reply # 1073495 24-Jun-2014 15:07
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wasabi2k: Yep looks good in testing now.

Can we ask wtf happened?


It was the transparent cache in the pairing room with a krone tool. ;-)

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