echoping_dns man page

echoping_dns — echoping plugin which queries a DNS server

Synopsis

echoping [echoping options] -m dns hostname request

Description

dns is an echoping plugin, fo testing the performances of DNS (RFC 1034 and 1035) servers.

Arguments

request

A domain name

Options

-t, --type

The type of data requested (NS, A, SOA, etc)

--no-recurse

Do not request recursive queries

--tcp

Use only TCP ("virtual circuit")

See Also

echoping(1),

Author

Stephane Bortzmeyer <bortz@users.sourceforge.net>

Info

May 26, 2004