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Date:      Mon, 30 Dec 2002 01:32:53 -0600
From:      Robin Damm <robin@damm.ca>
To:        Mike Jeays <mj001@rogers.com>
Cc:        freebsd-questions@FreeBSD.ORG
Subject:   Re: Browser delays
Message-ID:  <20021230073253.GA212@lulu.bad.dog>
In-Reply-To: <3E0FB3E4.90809@rogers.com>
References:  <3E0FB3E4.90809@rogers.com>

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On Sun, Dec 29, 2002 at 09:48:04PM -0500, Mike Jeays wrote:
> When browsing certain web sites, including www.cnn.com, there
> is about a 90 second delay when I load the first page; subsequent
> pages are quite fast.  I don't get the same problem with Windows
> 2000.
> 
> Any suggestions, please?  Do I need to enable a DNS caching server?

The problem may be related to the following bug:

<http://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=135724>;

If you are experiencing this bug DNS caching will not have any
effect because it appears to be a lookup problem within mozilla.
However, disabling INET6 in the kernel does provide a nice
workaround here.

-- 
Robin Damm <robin@damm.ca>

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