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(unknown charset) Re: WWW Validator: Bad Hostname for shlomif.il.eu.org

From: (unknown charset) Shlomi Fish <shlomif@iglu.org.il>
Date: Fri, 23 Apr 2004 12:54:43 +0300
To: (unknown charset) Ville Skyttä <ville.skytta@iki.fi>
Cc: (unknown charset) www-validator@w3.org, hostmaster@il.eu.org
Message-Id: <200404231254.43224.shlomif@iglu.org.il>

On Monday 19 April 2004 22:50, you wrote:
> On Mon, 2004-04-19 at 14:01, Shlomi Fish wrote:
> > On Sunday 18 April 2004 16:10, Ville Skyttä wrote:
> > > Well, I'm not a DNS expert but it looks like a DNS problem at your end
> > > to me.  I've tried running "host shlomif.il.eu.org" on many different
> > > servers in many different geographical locations; most of them just
> > > return "Host shlomif.il.eu.org not found: 3(NXDOMAIN)" always, while
> > > some of them first resolve it to 192.117.122.34 on the first run, but
> > > return the "not found" on subsequent ones.
> >
> > Hmmm... guess it is a global problem.
>
> Well, I still think it's your local DNS configuration problem, not a
> global one ;)
>

What I meant is that the problem occurs globally on the Internet, and not just 
on w3.org.

> >  Have you tried the same for linuxclub.il.eu.org?
>
> That seems to resolve everywhere I've tried.
>

OK, thanks. Strange.

> >  In any case, I'm talking with the il.eu.org hostmaster
> > about that and it is possible we have identfied the problem. It may take
> > some time until it is fixed.
>
> As pointed out by Jon Ribbens elsewhere in this thread [1], the
> squish.net DNS checker [2] might be useful in debugging the problem.
>
> [1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-validator/2004Apr/0098.html
> [2] http://www.squish.net/dnscheck/

OK, thanks.

Regards,

	Shlomi Fish
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