l i n u x - u s e r s - g r o u p - o f - d a v i s
L U G O D
 
Next Meeting:
November 4: Social gathering
Next Installfest:
TBD
Latest News:
Oct. 24: LUGOD election season has begun!
Page last updated:
2004 Apr 04 11:16

The following is an archive of a post made to our 'vox-tech mailing list' by one of its subscribers.

Report this post as spam:

(Enter your email address)
Re: [vox-tech] Slashdot's nameservers down?
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [vox-tech] Slashdot's nameservers down?



On Sun, Apr 04, 2004 at 10:59:21AM -0700, Rod Roark wrote:
> >>From here it appears that slashdot.org has no working
> authoritative nameservers.  I can get to slashdot if I use
> my ISP's nameserver, but presumably that is because they
> have it cached.  Is anyone else seeing this?
> 
> Details below.  Note that VA Software appears to be the DNS
> provider.  Perhaps they are down?
> 
> -----
> 
> rod@rod rod $ dig +nocomments +nostats @a.root-servers.net slashdot.org
> 
> ; <<>> DiG 9.2.2 <<>> +nocomments +nostats @a.root-servers.net slashdot.org
> ;; global options:  printcmd
> ;slashdot.org.                  IN      A
> org.                    172800  IN      NS      TLD1.ULTRADNS.NET.
> org.                    172800  IN      NS      TLD2.ULTRADNS.NET.
> TLD1.ULTRADNS.NET.      172800  IN      A       204.74.112.1
> TLD2.ULTRADNS.NET.      172800  IN      A       204.74.113.1
> rod@rod rod $ dig +nocomments +nostats @tld1.ultradns.net slashdot.org
> 
> ; <<>> DiG 9.2.2 <<>> +nocomments +nostats @tld1.ultradns.net slashdot.org
> ;; global options:  printcmd
> ;slashdot.org.                  IN      A
> SLASHDOT.ORG.           172800  IN      NS      NS3.VASOFTWARE.COM.
> SLASHDOT.ORG.           172800  IN      NS      NS2.VASOFTWARE.COM.
> SLASHDOT.ORG.           172800  IN      NS      NS1.VASOFTWARE.COM.
> rod@rod rod $ dig +nocomments +nostats @ns1.vasoftware.com slashdot.org
> 
> ; <<>> DiG 9.2.2 <<>> +nocomments +nostats @ns1.vasoftware.com slashdot.org
> ;; global options:  printcmd
> ;; connection timed out; no servers could be reached
> rod@rod rod $ dig +nocomments +nostats @ns2.vasoftware.com slashdot.org
> 
> ; <<>> DiG 9.2.2 <<>> +nocomments +nostats @ns2.vasoftware.com slashdot.org
> ;; global options:  printcmd
> ;; connection timed out; no servers could be reached
> rod@rod rod $ dig +nocomments +nostats @ns3.vasoftware.com slashdot.org
> 
> ; <<>> DiG 9.2.2 <<>> +nocomments +nostats @ns3.vasoftware.com slashdot.org
> ;; global options:  printcmd
> ;; connection timed out; no servers could be reached
> rod@rod rod $ /usr/sbin/traceroute ns1.vasoftware.com

Haha! Slashdot got slashdotted!
(Mod +5: Funny)

But seriously, I get 3 nameservers: ns[1-3].vasoftware.com., I can't
ping 2 and 3, but I'm successfully pinging 1.

-- 
I usually have a GPG digital signature included as an attachment.
See http://www.gnupg.org/ for info about these digital signatures.
My key was last signed 10/14/2003. If you use GPG *please* see me about 
signing the key. ***** My computer can't give you viruses by email. ***

Attachment: signature.asc
Description: Digital signature



LinkedIn
LUGOD Group on LinkedIn
Sign up for LUGOD event announcements
Your email address:
facebook
LUGOD Group on Facebook
'Like' LUGOD on Facebook:

Hosting provided by:
Sunset Systems
Sunset Systems offers preconfigured Linux systems, remote system administration and custom software development.

LUGOD: Linux Users' Group of Davis
PO Box 2082, Davis, CA 95617
Contact Us

LUGOD is a 501(c)7 non-profit organization
based in Davis, California
and serving the Sacramento area.
"Linux" is a trademark of Linus Torvalds.

Sponsored in part by:
EDGE Tech Corp.
For donating some give-aways for our meetings.