Subject: Re: no www.opensource.org from AOL DNS
From: Karl Fogel <kfogel@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 21 Aug 2011 23:09:20 -0400
Sun, 21 Aug 2011 23:09:20 -0400
There was indeed a DNS problem.  It's now fixed, by Russ Nelson.  (However
we should probably add some more nameservers, for better resiliency in the
face of a double failure like we just had!)

-Karl
On Aug 21, 2011 11:55 AM, "Chuck Swiger" <chuck@codefab.com> wrote:
> On Aug 20, 2011, at 8:40 AM, Kai-Uwe Behrmann wrote:
>> any hint, why the web site is not listed by my DNS server?
>
> There was no obvious failure resolving www.opensource.org using Level3 or
> Google's nameservers-- what does "dig www.opensource.org" do on your side?
>
> Checking more carefully via:
>
> http://www.dnsvalidation.com/reports/4e5128747d79ee6f5e000002
>
> It looks like us.ns.opensource.org might be broken in that it doesn't
accept
> 53/tcp, which means that EDNS0 and DNSSEC will not work.
>
> Regards,
> --
> -Chuck
>


There was indeed a DNS problem.  It's now fixed, by Russ Nelson.  (However we should probably add some more nameservers, for better resiliency in the face of a double failure like we just had!)

-Karl

On Aug 21, 2011 11:55 AM, "Chuck Swiger" <chuck@codefab.com> wrote:
> On Aug 20, 2011, at 8:40 AM, Kai-Uwe Behrmann wrote:
>> any hint, why the web site is not listed by my DNS server?
>
> There was no obvious failure resolving www.opensource.org using Level3 or
> Google's nameservers-- what does "dig www.opensource.org" do on your side?
>
> Checking more carefully via:
>
> http://www.dnsvalidation.com/reports/4e5128747d79ee6f5e000002
>
> It looks like us.ns.opensource.org might be broken in that it doesn't accept
> 53/tcp, which means that EDNS0 and DNSSEC will not work.
>
> Regards,
> --
> -Chuck
>