[OT] Hosting a DNS
derek at pointerstop.ca
Wed Jun 3 14:39:32 UTC 2009
Rakotomandimby Mihamina wrote:
> 06/03/2009 04:24 PM, GNUbie::
>> What do you think is the main reason or the importance of hosting your
>> own DNS when your ISP and/or Domain Registrar can host it for you for
> My main reason is speed.
> I am connected on internet over a GPRS connexion and I'd rather cache
> DNS queries/results locally. That saves me some times.
> I have a VSAT connexion with 300ms latency to the world. I'd rather have
> DNS on the LAN.
A mere 300ms? My VSAT latency is more like 500ms :-( And the sat-modem has
it's own caching DNS built in. But that's not quite the same as "hosting"
your own DNS.
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