Facebook more specific via Level3 ?
maxtul at netassist.ua
Sun Apr 16 13:20:20 UTC 2017
got the same from Kiev, Ukraine:
fbcdn.com. 300 IN A 188.8.131.52
which is slow and routed through USA
dig fbcdn.com @184.108.40.206
fbcdn.com. 299 IN A 220.127.116.11
which is fast and routed through Germany
Same is for IPv6.
Is there any solutions without dirty hacks?
On 22.03.17 12:02, Radu-Adrian Feurdean wrote:
> Hi, the load-balancing definitely doesn't choose the *nearest* mirror.
> We are in France and unless we do dirty tricks, we *always* get directed
> to US sites (as far as LA), with horrible performance. Everything since
> end of December. As a consequence we let the dirty tricks in place
> (query facebook.com and fbcdn.com on 18.104.22.168 instead of regular
> recursive resolving) and we get directed to Frankfurt or Amsterdam
> (never London or Paris).
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