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Re: DNS Issues

From: olivier Thereaux <ot@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 7 Nov 2008 17:04:36 -0500
Cc: www-validator@w3.org
Message-Id: <29754508-8CDE-40EA-80FC-DB0DCCC016D3@w3.org>
To: . <remember.pol@gmail.com>

Hello,

On 27-Oct-08, at 10:40 PM, . wrote:
> 500 Can't connect to k1t.net:80 (connect: Connection refused)
>
> If you made recent changes to your domain name (DNS) configuration,  
> you may also want to check that your domain records are correct, or  
> ask your hosting company to do so.
>
>
> This seems to only happen soon after DNS updates, so it's possible  
> W3C is w3.org is using an older cached address.

That's possible indeed. The validator's DNS cache, just as any  
computer's, tends to take up to a day to update.

One cool trick I would try, in that case, would be, instead of checking
http://www.example.org/
is to check
http://www.example.org./
(notice the dot)

Hope this helps,
-- 
olivier
Received on Friday, 7 November 2008 22:04:45 GMT

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