[tor-relays] lets stop using central big DNS resolvers (Google, Level3, OpenDNS, Quad9, Cloudflare)

Andrew Deason adeason at dson.org
Sat May 12 19:57:38 UTC 2018

On Sat, 12 May 2018 08:54:00 +0000
nusenu <nusenu-lists at riseup.net> wrote:

> "if you want to add a second DNS resolver as a fallback to your
> /etc/resolv.conf configuration, try to choose a resolver within your
> autonomous system and make sure it is not your first entry in that
> file (the first entry should be your local resolver)"

So is a non-overused same-AS fallback resolver preferable to having no
fallback resolver, or the other way around? Or perhaps this doesn't
matter so much, because the big problem right now is just the reliance
on the 'big' resolvers....?

Andrew Deason
adeason at dson.org

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