Testing the DNS server

Stephane Bortzmeyer bortzmeyer at nic.fr
Mon Jul 9 10:06:09 UTC 2007

On Mon, Jul 09, 2007 at 02:31:43PM +0800,
 Aggarwal Vivek-Q4997C <Q4997C at motorola.com> wrote 
 a message of 27 lines which said:

> Im having a DNS Server with ISC BIND 9.0 package installed on the
> LINUX machine.

Even Debian stable and Gentoo, both quite conservative (in the good
sense) operating systems, have newer versions :-)

> How can I test the DHCP Server?

I don't know, it is not BIND.

> 2. What all test cases I should do to check the performance of DNS
> Server?
> 3. What all tools will be required to perform the testing?

Zonecheck is a nice testing tool:


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