DNS announcement question

Andy Dills andy at xecu.net
Sat Jun 28 17:10:18 UTC 2003

On Sat, 28 Jun 2003, Stephen J. Wilcox wrote:

> > 2) How can I verify that the domain will be properly 'announced'
> >    to the root servers by the new registrar?
> whois

Well, kinda sorta. By far, most of the time whois is correct.

However, this is gauranteed to tell you the actual situation:

dig -t ns <domain> @a.gtld-servers.net


Andy Dills
Xecunet, Inc.

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