[dns-operations] Monitoring DNS Servers

Wes Hardaker wjhns1 at hardakers.net
Tue Jun 7 15:31:43 UTC 2011

>>>>> On Tue, 7 Jun 2011 11:48:04 +0200, Stephane Bortzmeyer <bortzmeyer at nic.fr> said:

SB> Querying the SNMP agent monitors the SNMP agent, not the service the
SB> box is supposed to provide.

Unless the service is instrumented with SNMP, which many services are.
DNS, however, is not generally one of them.  Though I thought there was
a DNS vendor that did provide a private set of their data and made it
available over SNMP.  But I don't remember who.
Wes Hardaker
Cobham Analytic Solutions

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