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Old 08-21-2009
Data solaris dns

Hi all,

I have configured dns on solaris 10 and it is working fine but i want to add some other domains in this dns like yahoo and gmail. but i have no idea how to do this. I have added zone entry in named.conf and created a seperate zone file under /var/named/db.gmail.com. but when i use nslookup it is giving error.

Server: 192.168.50.152
Address: 192.168.50.152#53
** server can't find gmail.com.gmail.com: SERVFAIL

My dns reasult is given below. I want to make same result with other domains using same dns.
nslookup
> set ty=mx
> mydomain.com
Server: 192.168.50.152
Address: 192.168.50.152#53

mydomain.com mail exchanger = 10 mail.mydomain.com.mydomain.com.

Am i doing correct, Can some one provide me assistance, how can i do this.

Thanks in advance. looking forward for good response.

Regards,

Sikander
# 2  
Old 08-22-2009
Post contents of zone entry for gmail.com in named.conf and all contents of /var/named/db.gmail.com
# 3  
Old 08-24-2009
Bug contents of named.conf and /var/named/db.gmail.com

Thanks bartus11 for your reply.Smilie
contents of zone entry for gmail.com in the forward zone only are given below
Code:
zone "gmail.com"
{
type master;
file "db.gmail.com";
};

all contents of /var/named/db.gmail.com are
Code:
$TTL 86400
;
;{name} {ttl} Class SOA   Origin                  Postmaster
;----------------------------------------------------------------------------------
@              IN   SOA  www.gmail.com.              root.www.gmail.com. (
                          2005010101                  ; Serial
                          3600                        ; Refresh (1 Hour)
                          1800                        ; Retry (30 Minutes)
                          6048000                     ; Expire (1 Week)
                          86400 )                     ; Minimum (24 Hours)
;
;{name} {ttl} Class NS Nameserver Name
;------------------------------------------------------
              IN    NS www.gmail.com.
;
;{name} {ttl} Class A IP Address
;-------------------------------------------------
www        IN     A      192.168.50.153
gmail.com.  IN     A      192.168.50.153

gmail.com.  IN MX 155555             www.gmail.com
localhost     IN     A      127.0.0.1

one more thing please do i have to change the TTL serial number because it is same in my primary server dns zone file do i have to make any entry for this domain(gmail.com) or zone in my primary dns zone file, if yes then please guide.

Looking forward to hear from you . Thanks in advance.

Regards,
Sikander

Last edited by vbe; 08-24-2009 at 05:37 AM.. Reason: TRied to add code tags...
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Old 08-24-2009
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# 5  
Old 08-25-2009
Code:
gmail.com.  IN MX 155555             www.gmail.com

Missing period at the end of this line.

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