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trace! can you dig it?
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How did I make it ten years without knowing about dig's +trace option?
:) fishsticks$ dig +trace www.livejournal.com

; <<>> DiG 9.2.5 <<>> +trace www.livejournal.com
;; global options:  printcmd
.                       7869    IN      NS      a.root-servers.net.
.                       7869    IN      NS      b.root-servers.net.
.                       7869    IN      NS      c.root-servers.net.
.                       7869    IN      NS      d.root-servers.net.
.                       7869    IN      NS      e.root-servers.net.
.                       7869    IN      NS      f.root-servers.net.
.                       7869    IN      NS      g.root-servers.net.
.                       7869    IN      NS      h.root-servers.net.
.                       7869    IN      NS      i.root-servers.net.
.                       7869    IN      NS      j.root-servers.net.
.                       7869    IN      NS      k.root-servers.net.
.                       7869    IN      NS      l.root-servers.net.
.                       7869    IN      NS      m.root-servers.net.
;; Received 449 bytes from 10.44.17.11#53(10.44.17.11) in 2 ms

com.                    172800  IN      NS      A.GTLD-SERVERS.NET.
com.                    172800  IN      NS      G.GTLD-SERVERS.NET.
com.                    172800  IN      NS      H.GTLD-SERVERS.NET.
com.                    172800  IN      NS      C.GTLD-SERVERS.NET.
com.                    172800  IN      NS      I.GTLD-SERVERS.NET.
com.                    172800  IN      NS      B.GTLD-SERVERS.NET.
com.                    172800  IN      NS      D.GTLD-SERVERS.NET.
com.                    172800  IN      NS      L.GTLD-SERVERS.NET.
com.                    172800  IN      NS      F.GTLD-SERVERS.NET.
com.                    172800  IN      NS      J.GTLD-SERVERS.NET.
com.                    172800  IN      NS      K.GTLD-SERVERS.NET.
com.                    172800  IN      NS      E.GTLD-SERVERS.NET.
com.                    172800  IN      NS      M.GTLD-SERVERS.NET.
;; Received 509 bytes from 198.41.0.4#53(a.root-servers.net) in 85 ms

livejournal.com.        172800  IN      NS      ns1.danga.com.
livejournal.com.        172800  IN      NS      ns1.warped.net.
;; Received 121 bytes from 192.5.6.30#53(A.GTLD-SERVERS.NET) in 97 ms

www.livejournal.com.    3600    IN      A       66.150.15.150
livejournal.com.        3600    IN      NS      ns1.bradfitz.com.
livejournal.com.        3600    IN      NS      ns1.warped.net.
livejournal.com.        3600    IN      NS      ns2.warped.net.
;; Received 174 bytes from 66.150.15.140#53(ns1.danga.com) in 108 ms

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holy shit, that's cool.

-j

That's very cool. And very helpful. Thanks for the tip :)

I still can't get over dig's nerdier-than-thou output though.


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