things seem slow

Danny Mayer mayer at
Tue Jan 21 01:39:50 UTC 2003

At 11:34 AM 1/20/03, T wrote:

>I can see that everything is working fine.
>forward/reverse zone will update fine, web pages are cached etc.
>If I open a terminal on the DNS server I will average 87msec.
>If I ssh from a remote PC to the DNS server I will average 16msec.
>I dont understand why through ssh it would be so much faster?
>If I open a regular terminal from a remote PC I will average 247msec.
>My ping is fast and my cables are certified so I dont think its a network
>anyway I was expecting better performance.
>Is there a utility that will show the qurey time for windows?

dig (from the BIND 9 Win32 binary kit) will show you the query time on
an NT/2K/XP box.


More information about the bind-users mailing list