nscd cacher problem

David Timms dtimms at iinet.net.au
Sat Jul 3 07:53:45 UTC 2010

On 03/07/10 16:06, JD wrote:
> Well, I have found that setting the interval to a longer time does 
> indeed help a lot!
> However, the behavior of Firefox in resolving URL's  is still strange!
> If I click on a link, firefox spends almost a full minute to resolve the 
> url,
> so while it is waiting (spinning), I use the gnome terminal to
> nslookup whatever-domain-it-was.com
If you install wireshark, and then begin capture just before you make
firefox go to a fresh site, ou should be able to see what is happening
on the network.

ps. for me its: ff tries ipv6, waits a minute for nonexistent response,
request ipv4, and instantly has the answer and the page.

wireshark makes it easy.

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