[dns-operations] simple TCP/IP DNS benchmarking tool
kareem.ali at centralnic.com
Tue Jul 2 13:40:25 UTC 2013
Works great. Awesome job with this tool and the new ones also. They will
surely be useful with our testing.
What dnstcpbench could use is a little more output information about the
queries, like qps. But still, great work.
I'm already having fun using dnsscope.
On 02/07/13 12:43, bert hubert wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 02, 2013 at 11:52:53AM +0100, Kareem Ali wrote:
>> Hi Bert,
>> Thanks for developing this tool. I'm trying to test how it works.
>> How can I specify what input file to use with it ?
> Hi Kareem,
> It currently reads from standard input. However, since people might want to
> read from named files, please find:
> The build instructions below still apply; however, we now also ship a
> 'pdns-tools' package that contains this and a bunch of other tools:
> dnswasher: remove IP addresses from a DNS pcap file
> dnsscope: provide query/response timing stats from DNS pcap file
> dnsbulktest: send out many parallel queries to validate resolver performance
> dnsdist: simple high performance UDP/TCP DNS load balancer
> dnsreplay: replay existing DNS pcap files to compare nameservers
> dnstcpbench: stress out nameservers over TCP/IP
> Good luck!
>>> To compile:
>>> $ git clone https://github.com/PowerDNS/pdns.git
>>> $ cd pdns
>>> $ ./bootstrap
>>> $ ./configure --with-modules="" --without-lua
>>> $ cd pdns
>>> $ make dnstcpbench
>>> Good luck & please let us know your thoughts & suggestions!
>> Kareem Ali
>> Network Operations Engineer
>> CentralNic Ltd
>> Innovative, Reliable and Flexible Registry Services
>> for ccTLD, gTLD and private domain name registries
>> CentralNic Ltd is a company registered in England and Wales with company
>> number 4985780. Registered Offices: 35-39 Moorgate, London, EC2R 6AR.
Network Operations Engineer
Innovative, Reliable and Flexible Registry Services
for ccTLD, gTLD and private domain name registries
CentralNic Ltd is a company registered in England and Wales with company
number 4985780. Registered Offices: 35-39 Moorgate, London, EC2R 6AR.
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