Recursor users: root-zone problems [firstname.lastname@example.org: [dns-operations] Storm on the DNS]
Just as a heads up for PowerDNS Recursor users, it is being reported that
the root-servers are having problems. The Recursor will shift to alternate
servers, but performance may be impacted for everyone, since we'll be using
slower servers and possibly over TCP/IP instead of UDP.
As an alternative, the PowerDNS Recursor can run with a local copy of the
root, like this: