[Dovecot] dovecot.org mirrors?
tss at iki.fi
Sat Apr 30 22:23:39 EEST 2011
On 30.4.2011, at 22.11, /dev/rob0 wrote:
> I think I had offered you a mirror and/or DNS slaves in the past. ATM
> we can't manage the Mercurial and moinmoin, but that might change in
> the near future.
> I can still offer you two DNS slaves, if you're interested in that,
> but there are other free/gratis services available which can do that
> quite well.
Yes, DNS is good enough already with 3 servers in completely different networks (although all of them in Finland, but I doubt the whole Finland drops off the map that easily :)
>> BTW. Apparently there's still something wrong with dovecot.org's
>> reverse DNS record. It appears to be ok, but some DNS servers have
>> cached it wrong. I don't know why. We've complained to the ISP.
> Sounds like the TTL was too long before a change was made.
But there has been no change to it for months! (If not years, I don't know.) So I'm sure the ISP has screwed up something.
>> Also dovecot.org is currently sharing IP with some other stuff,
>> but should get its own IP some day.
> dovecot.org. 3600 IN A 188.8.131.52
> 184.108.40.206.in-addr.arpa. 86400 IN PTR mkentta.iki.fi.
> mkentta.iki.fi. 86400 IN A 220.127.116.11
> Looks fine, although the PTR is mkentta.iki.fi. and not dovecot.org.
Yeah, that'll change back to dovecot.org in near future.
> I'd use "mkentta.iki.fi" as the HELO name if sending mail from there,
> but that shouldn't be much of a problem.
It should be doing that, yes.
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