Vyatta Network OS Documentation

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show dns forwarding statistics

Displays DNS forwarding statistics.

show dns forwarding statistics

Operational mode

Use this command to display statistics related to DNS forwarding. The statistics restart each time a change occurs in name servers from any source (DHCP, system, or statically configured), a change in static host mapping (by using the system static-host-mapping command), or a change made to the DNS forwarding configuration.

The following example shows how to display DNS forwarding statistics.

vyatta@R1> show dns forwarding statistics
Cache statistics
Cache size: 150
Queries forwarded: 5
Queries answered locally: 2
Total DNS entries inserted into cache: 23
DNS entries removed from cache before expiry: 0
Nameserver statistics
Queries sent: 5
Queries retried or failed: 0