[dns-operations] Question for fellow users of RIPE ATLAS (broken/saturated probes or what?)
anandb at ripe.net
Fri Dec 7 23:25:36 UTC 2018
On 07/12/2018 22:13, Jake Zack wrote:
> I've noticed that the first several thousand probes (probe ID's <
> ~6000) consistently return inaccurate/terrible/useless results to DNS tests.
> Has anyone else noticed this? Has anyone else reported it to RIPE ATLAS? Any theories?
Probes with IDs less than 6000 are the first generation (v1) probes:
They have limited processing power, and have higher latency with any
kind of network measurement, including DNS. This limitation is mentioned
I hope this helps you to understand what you're observing.
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