[smokeping-users] DNS probe failing for one host

G.W. Haywood ged at jubileegroup.co.uk
Tue Mar 3 19:03:44 CET 2009

Hi there,

On Tue, 3 Mar 2009, Lars Hecking wrote:

>  My current smokeping-2.4.2 setup was working fine for over 8 months, and
>  about 9 days ago, DNS probes for one particular host started failing,
>  ...
>  These probes fail for both master and a remote slave.
>  ...
>  However, while this probe is failing, I can manually run dig @ on
>  the smokeping host and get a result within a few hundred milliseconds.

Wild guess: Are the probes using TCP and manual dig using UDP?

Have you checked all the systems' logs to see if there's anything, er,
interesting about the time this started happening?



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