Ben Laurie wrote:

>> What? Resolvers behind NAT/PAT are directly talking to authoritative
>> servers?


> Why not?


Because various NAT/PAT gateways put all the possible and impossible
modificaitons on certain, including DNS, packets that there is virtually
no directness expected.

> And on the question of NAT randomness: http://www.links.org/?p=352.


That is one, among so many, example of indirectness of NAT.

Masataka Ohta



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