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From: Tobias Klausmann <klausman@××××××××××××.de>
To: gentoo-mirrors@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-mirrors] Intermitten DNS failures
Date: Thu, 04 Oct 2007 08:07:49

Recently, I've been getting intermittent DNS failures for with increasing frequency. is a CNAME that points to
which in turn resolves to an IP.

The first name is resolved by udns1/ That part
seems to always work fine.

The name pointed to ( is in turn resolved
by and Those two sometimes fail
me (they both do at the same time). Usually, this happens for one
run of my cronjob (which tries three times). 

Last failure was at Thu, 04 Oct 2007 03:15:38 +0200.
Unfortunately, I don't have any older timestamps (I'll be sure to
jot them down next time).

Anybody else seeing this? 

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