godaddy spam / abuse suspensions?

Jeremy Jackson jerj at
Mon Nov 17 16:00:11 UTC 2008

On Mon, 2008-11-17 at 05:15 +0530, Suresh Ramasubramanian wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 17, 2008 at 4:20 AM, James Hess <mysidia at> wrote:
> > One of the secondary/tertiary recursive resolvers may hand the client
> > a cached response that had been obtained before the registrar took any
> > action.
> Yes, and that'd  make a good case for the good old ops practice of
> dialing down the TTL for a while before any NS change is made.

That would work only if Godaddy was considering suspending it for
greater than TTL time before actually suspending takes the
same time to dial-down TTL (old TTL time) then change it, as it does to
just change it outright.

Jeremy Jackson
Coplanar Networks
jerj at

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