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Re: DNS servers

On Fri, Nov 22, 2002 at 01:37:32AM +0100, Russell Coker wrote:
> Getting a home network to simulate a network that has 20,000 users logged on 
> at the same time is extremely difficult.

That's tough even with an "official" lab. There's a little help in the
area of load testing DNS servers. It's called "queryperf" and it comes
in the BIND9 source tarball in the contrib dir. Use it to hammer your
DNS server of choice.
Nate Campi   http://www.campin.net 

"When I was a boy of 14 my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand 
to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was 
astonished at how much the old man had learnt in seven years." - Samuel Clemens

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