Problem with BIND 9.10.1-P1 recursion limits

Charles Swiger cswiger at
Tue Dec 9 20:54:33 UTC 2014


On Dec 9, 2014, at 12:04 PM, Mike Hoskins (michoski) <michoski at> wrote:
> Wanted to point out that (perhaps sadly) this isn't so crazypants...or at
> least not uncommon.  The *edge* and *aka* references speak Akamai DNS+CDN.
> From my last overview, this has gotten cleaner in the latest versions of
> their offerings -- but many of the large(est) sites on the Internet will
> be configured this way today.

Agreed, that looks to be a fairly standard Akamai setup to me as well.

If nothing else, a long CNAME chain with short TTLs provides a decent test case.  :-)


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