mutual forwarders in ISC BIND

Victor Sudakov vas at
Thu Dec 29 02:25:42 UTC 2011

Victor Sudakov wrote:
> > Victor, we researched this topic and learned that response time highly
> > depends on distance between user and resolver, while cache influence
> > on this value is lesser.
> > So I advice you to keep all as is.
> Be it so. Thank you.

And the reason for the whole thread. One of the customers told me that is faster than our own DNS servers which are located on the
same 100 MBit/s LAN with them. I was shocked but it seems true, at
least for the answers which are not yet cached.

Victor Sudakov,  VAS4-RIPE, VAS47-RIPN
sip:sudakov at

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