Re: www clients and dns

Henning G. Schulzrinne (
Fri, 1 Oct 93 12:59:17 EDT

DNS already caches replies. Having two caches with roughly the same
functionality except that one is only populated for a small fraction
of the name queries (www), but with different time-outs and weird
consistency issues, unless the www cache times out well before the
shortest DNS time out.

Henning Schulzrinne (
AT&T Bell Laboratories  (MH 2A-244)
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