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From "Enrique Rodriguez" <>
Subject Re: DNS server
Date Fri, 15 Feb 2008 22:19:47 GMT
On Feb 8, 2008 6:52 AM, Alan D. Cabrera <> wrote:
> I'm interested in using the DNS server.  Does anyone have any
> information as to what kind of a load this thing can take and if it's
> deployed in production anywhere?

The DNS server is only capable of returning DNS answers that are
stored in its local DIT.  Put another way, there is no upstream
support, for example forwarding queries to upstream nameservers and
acting as a caching nameserver.  Moreover, there is no zone transfer
support.  For these reasons, I doubt anyone has ever deployed it to

I don't have any stats on load.


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