resolver change?

Dag-Erling Smørgrav des at
Sun Jan 27 16:44:13 PST 2008

Robert Watson <rwatson at> writes:
> On the grounds that paranoia is clearly better, my suggestion at this
> point would be to run tcpdump between the caching resolver and ntpd
> and see what is actually going on the wire.

In this case, they're on the same machine.  I'm not sure how well
tcpdump works on loopback devices...

> The name server should be rotating them in reply, and it would be good
> to confirm that it's doing that.

The results from host(1) seem to indicate that it does.

> It would also be good to check that it's looking up what you think
> it's looking up, and indeed, what it should be looking at.

Not sure what you mean by this...

Dag-Erling Smørgrav - des at

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