question about domain

Alan Clegg aclegg at
Wed Jun 15 12:53:13 UTC 2011

On 6/15/2011 8:28 AM, M. Meadows wrote:

> Question : why does eftc as an address record in the
> zone file have a 30 second TTL? Seems … very … short. I think most
> nameservers won’t do less than a minute for an address record. Right?

No.  There is no problem with a short TTL.

> Question : our check of whois indicates that and
> are the authoritative nameservers for
> A dig with a +trace for seems to
> indicate that they are indeed the auth nameservers. It’s interesting,
> though, that an lookup for
> <>query
> for NS records shows a non-authoritative answer of
> and We’re unsure what’s
> going on with that.

The zone is broken in that the NS records in at the gTLD don't match the
NS records in the zone itself.



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