Re: Squid and named

From: Dancer <>
Date: Wed, 28 Apr 1999 10:01:34 +1000

Gene Black wrote:
> Does anyone have thoughts or suggestions on what the optimal setup is
> with Squid and named? Is is best to run named on the same box with
> squid? Or just on the same network? Are there any modifications that
> should be made to squid's DNS cache to reflect whether or not named is
> on the same box?
> Thanks!
> Gene Black
> 3rd Wave Technologies

I find it better to do so (put named on the proxy box) than to have
seven high-performance proxy servers talking to one lower-spec DNS box.
When your average DNS service time passes 6000ms, you know you're in
serious trouble.

Received on Tue Apr 27 1999 - 17:57:20 MDT

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