ECHOPING_DNS(1) General Commands Manual ECHOPING_DNS(1)

echoping_dns - echoping plugin which queries a DNS server

echoping [echoping options] -m dns hostname request

dns is an echoping plugin, fo testing the performances of DNS (RFC 1034 and 1035) servers.

A domain name

The type of data requested (NS, A, SOA, etc)
Do not request recursive queries
Use only TCP ("virtual circuit")


Stephane Bortzmeyer <>

May 26, 2004