Just got on this thing (perhaps very belatedly) - root server trouble?

From: Karl Denninger <karl@Mcs.Net>
Date: Tue, 18 Feb 1997 15:29:33 -0600 (CST)
> About 30% of the nameservers which supposedly
> are authoritative for .COM domains are either:
> 1) Non-existant (they don't resolve to an IP address)
> 2) Unreachable
> or 3) Don't know what "." is (!)

This might say more about the status of Internet reachability at a
particular point time and/or from a particular place in the Internet.

This exercise doesn't seem like particularly good science...


Give me a break. If half the network wasn't reachable we wouldn't be in