DNS queries that get no response

Dave Sparro dsparro at gmail.com
Wed Jan 12 22:12:26 UTC 2005

On Thu, 06 Jan 2005 09:19:50 -0600, Jeff Stevens <jstevens at vnet.ibm.com> wrote:
> How long will bind wait for a response to a query?  

BIND 9 versions before 9.3.0 the timeout is  90 seconds,  that was
dropped to 30 seconds in 9.3.0.  I'm not sure about the latest release
of BIND 8, but the older ones were 90 seconds as well.
Dave S.

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