Dnspktflow

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dnspktflow
This describes dnspktflow, which in the Error Checking Tools category within the DNSSEC-Tools Components framework of tools.
Tool Name: dnspktflow
Tool Type: Error Checking Tools
Manual: Manual
Example: Example
CLI: Help
Tutorial: Tutorial

dnspktflow is a tool that can graphically depict DNS packets traversing a network. It is intended to be both an educational and debugging tool. It is useful for studying both generic DNS traffic as well as DNSSEC related traffic. As an example, here is a diagram that depicts a client requesting a recursive lookup from a neighbouring recursive resolver.

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