[dns-operations] Who Ignores TTLs ?

Robert Edmonds edmonds at isc.org
Mon Feb 21 21:17:46 UTC 2011

Roy Arends wrote:
> We very often see a massive amount of request from a single address,
> for a single domain name. Sometimes 200-300 queries within a few
> hundred milliseconds (with an average delta of 3 milliseconds between
> queries). The load vaporizes as soon as the resolver receives the
> first response we send. This is not a DDoS, and normally, this will be
> hidden in the noise and thunder of the regular load. 

this sounds like a resolver that doesn't perform query merging

Robert Edmonds
edmonds at isc.org

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