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Best DNS for Dimenoc VPS

hacktekhacktek Member
edited June 2013 in Help

Sup.

I have a Florida VPS with HydraVPS colo'd at dimenoc.

Anyone have any recommendations for DNS servers that will provide the most accurate geo results for that region?

Currently getting the best results out of OpenDNS:

[email protected]:~# nslookup www.nfl.com 208.67.222.222 | grep 'Address:' | tail -1 | awk '{print $2}' | xargs mtr -c1 -r
HOST: flavps                      Loss%   Snt   Last   Avg  Best  Wrst StDev
  1.|-- prometheus.hydravps.com    0.0%     1    0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.0
  2.|-- 67-23-232-145.static.dime  0.0%     1    1.0   1.0   1.0   1.0   0.0
  3.|-- xe-0-7-0-14.r05.miamfl02.  0.0%     1   10.1  10.1  10.1  10.1   0.0
  4.|-- ae-4.r04.miamfl02.us.bb.g  0.0%     1    9.5   9.5   9.5   9.5   0.0
  5.|-- xe-0-2-0.cr1.mia1.us.nlay  0.0%     1   25.8  25.8  25.8  25.8   0.0
  6.|-- as35994.ae1.cr1.mia1.us.n  0.0%     1    8.9   8.9   8.9   8.9   0.0
  7.|-- 198.144.112.50             0.0%     1    9.0   9.0   9.0   9.0   0.0

[email protected]:~# nslookup www.nfl.com 208.67.220.220 | grep 'Address:' | tail -1 | awk '{print $2}' | xargs mtr -c1 -r
HOST: flavps                      Loss%   Snt   Last   Avg  Best  Wrst StDev
  1.|-- prometheus.hydravps.com    0.0%     1    0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.0
  2.|-- 67-23-232-145.static.dime  0.0%     1    0.5   0.5   0.5   0.5   0.0
  3.|-- xe-0-7-0-14.r05.miamfl02.  0.0%     1    8.8   8.8   8.8   8.8   0.0
  4.|-- 192.204.82.203             0.0%     1    8.9   8.9   8.9   8.9   0.0

Google is sending me to Atlanta with higher latency:

[email protected]:~# nslookup www.nfl.com | grep 'Address:' | grep -v '53' | awk '{print $2}' | head -1 | xargs mtr -c1 -r
HOST: flavps                      Loss%   Snt   Last   Avg  Best  Wrst StDev
  1.|-- prometheus.hydravps.com    0.0%     1    0.1   0.1   0.1   0.1   0.0
  2.|-- 67-23-232-145.static.dime  0.0%     1    0.5   0.5   0.5   0.5   0.0
  3.|-- Te2-4.1123.ar1.MIA2.gblx.  0.0%     1    8.8   8.8   8.8   8.8   0.0
  4.|-- ae8.scr3.MIA1.gblx.net     0.0%     1    9.0   9.0   9.0   9.0   0.0
  5.|-- ae5-100G.ar5.ATL1.gblx.ne  0.0%     1   22.0  22.0  22.0  22.0   0.0
  6.|-- TWC-COMM-LLCAtlanta.TenGi  0.0%     1   34.9  34.9  34.9  34.9   0.0
  7.|-- ae-2-0.cr0.atl20.tbone.rr  0.0%     1   20.5  20.5  20.5  20.5   0.0
  8.|-- 107.14.17.186              0.0%     1   21.1  21.1  21.1  21.1   0.0
  9.|-- 107.14.43.248              0.0%     1   15.7  15.7  15.7  15.7   0.0

Thanks

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