Barry Margolin barmar at alum.mit.edu
Sat Dec 18 01:23:53 UTC 2004

In article <cpvqhq$36m$1 at sf1.isc.org>,
 Edward Buck <ed at bashware_REMOVEME_.net> wrote:

> I use both nslookup and dig.  For simple queries, the output of nslookup
> is just easier to read.  For troubleshooting, dig is definitely superior.

If I don't want the verbosity of dig, I use "host".  I only use nslookup 
when I'm on systems that don't happen to have dig installed (like most 

Barry Margolin, barmar at alum.mit.edu
Arlington, MA
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