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[Unbound-users] Using pyunbound with chaos

Paul Wouters
Wed Jun 17 03:37:31 CEST 2009


On Tue, 16 Jun 2009, Chris Hills wrote:

> I specifically wanted to use a library for this because spawning dig is 
> inefficient, which makes a big difference when you are looking up a few 
> million records :-)

Why do you need to query all the nameservers on the internet for their version? :)
Doesn't Caida.org already provide that ?

> I have looked at several libraries for this, and so far none have met all my 
> needs (multiple target servers, IPv6, chaos and asynchronous), and from your 
> reply I can only infer that Unbound will not be suitable either :-( Back to 
> the drawing board! Thanks for your replies.

What about python-dns? http://www.dnspython.org/

If your python code uses threads, do you really need an async interface?

Paul