Re: [blag-devel] [blag-noise] test your nameserver cl

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Author: jeff
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To: BLAG Linux And GNU Development Discussion
Subject: Re: [blag-devel] [blag-noise] test your nameserver cl
Paul David Mena wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 6, 2008 at 8:38 PM, jeff <moe@???
> <mailto:moe@blagblagblag.org>> wrote:
>
>     Run this and it will test whether your name resolver (as listed in
>     /etc/resolv.conf) is OK or not.

>
>     dig +short porttest.dns-oarc.net <http://porttest.dns-oarc.net> TXT

>
>
> What does it mean when nothing is returned? This is from a server
> behind a corporate firewall, but DNS does resolve correctly.
> ...
> pablo@host=> dig +short 172.19.230.195 <http://172.19.230.195> TXT
> pablo@host=>



Actually, run this "exactly" don't substitute in your nameservers IP.

dig +short porttest.dns-oarc.net TXT