[Israel.pm] DNS Servers in Perl...?

Offer Kaye oferk at oren.co.il
Mon Mar 8 00:59:35 PST 2004

> I want to write a DNS server in Perl that checks the user's IP address 
> and gives him the closest site near him.
> Also when one server is down, it should "know" about it and not give 
> this server to users.
> How complicated should that be?
> Is it even possible (usually people use their ISP DNS servers that cache 
> the DNS reply of my server which means I might be wasting my time)?
>   --Yuval

Check out Net::DNS :
and especially Net::DNS::Nameserver :

Offer Kaye

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