[dns-operations] Hearing first complains about failing internal resolving due to .prod TLD

Paul Vixie paul at redbarn.org
Fri Sep 12 01:32:51 UTC 2014

On 9/11/2014 6:30 PM, Paul Vixie wrote:
> ... i have a lot of data but no obvious way to distill this
> determination out of it.

as to this part, let me quote what i said on another mailing list
earlier today, on a similar thread (.PROD collisions):

On 9/11/2014 2:57 PM, Paul Vixie wrote:
>> ...
> so, we (farsight security; home of SIE and DNSDB) do not currently store
> or measure NXDOMAIN traffic, but it has seemed to me that with ~350 name
> servers sending us ~150K cache miss transactions per second, we ought to
> be able to see contrails from gTLD collisions.
> if anybody has a proposal for a (not-for-fee) experiment, or
> (not-for-fee) continuous monitoring, i'm all ears.
> vixie

that offer is generally open to unfunded nonprofit DNS researchers who
want to help study collisions. contact me directly if you're interested.


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