[ntp:questions] nptq -p slowness
David J Taylor
david-taylor at blueyonder.co.not-this-bit.nor-this-part.uk
Thu Feb 1 15:54:09 UTC 2007
Danny Mayer wrote:
> David J Taylor wrote:
>> Harlan Stenn wrote:
>>> I want to stop doing this resolution altogether, but the last time I
>>> asked Dave about this he said he wanted to keep the lookup in place,
>>> even though it is only useful for IPv4.
>> Even though this was not Dave's intention, as a user I find it very
>> helpful to see what reference IP addresses (with an option to
>> convert to names) servers are using one level up. Perhaps others
>> find it useful as well.
> You can use dig to lookup names from addresses if you really need to
> know and since the value of the refid is not necessarily an IPv4
> address it's not something we should be doing anyway.
Why use two tools when one would do? Computers should be /reducing/ the
amount of typing (or whatever), so I would rather see the option as part
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