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Topic # 101867 10-May-2012 17:48 Send private message

I am seeing some DNS lookup failures ( and For example resolves ok if you run nslookup but both TelstraClear DNS servers are timing out...

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  Reply # 623073 10-May-2012 18:09 Send private message

Same results here. Times out with TCL DNS but works using Google's.

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  Reply # 623101 10-May-2012 18:38 Send private message

And to just make a mockery of the new,shininess, the older boxes resolve it... :P

dig @

; <<>> DiG 9.6-ESV-R4-P3 <<>> @
; (1 server found)
;; global options: +cmd
;; Got answer:
;; ->>HEADER<<- opcode: QUERY, status: NOERROR, id: 15455
;; flags: qr rd ra; QUERY: 1, ANSWER: 1, AUTHORITY: 2, ADDITIONAL: 2

;        IN    A

;; ANSWER SECTION:    1800    IN    A

;; AUTHORITY SECTION:    636    IN    NS    636    IN    NS

;; ADDITIONAL SECTION:    33    IN    A    1242    IN    A

;; Query time: 185 msec

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BDFL - Memuneh
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  Reply # 623347 11-May-2012 08:22 Send private message

Yes, this is still going on, more than 12 hours later...

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  Reply # 623649 11-May-2012 18:42 Send private message

This seems to be fixed now.

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