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1. IP Networking
Old skool UNIX and Linux geek here, but newbie to the world of DNS and bind. I've recently been tasked with replacing our DNS infrastructure, currently on Windows, with a RHEL based solution. And I assume that means using bind, which I've not used before. Here's my question:
Suppose our company... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: lupin..the..3rd
2. Red Hat
I have configured bind 9 on Red hat EL 6.4, it can resolve from hostname i.e from domain name (like cnn.com, bbc.com)but through IP its shows following error. Need your expert opinion to solve it.
** server can't... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: smazshah
3. Red Hat
Distros of machines : RHEL6
Bind Vesrion : Bind-9.7-3.2
I am trying to set up a test DNS for my home network. I have two rhel 6 machines A and B. Machine A has 2 NICs and is acting as a router also, one NIC is facing intranet and the otehr is facing intranet. On machine A i have... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: Rohit Bhanot
4. Red Hat
I need help to understand how to publish my public dns to internet.
I have configured bind 9 on thel5 server and it working fine. My question is, as i donot want to expose my orginal hostname to outside and my zone files are configured with the NS recorde of the orginal hostname,... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: arumon
5. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I'd like to get some opnions on choosing DNS server:
Windows DNS vs Linux BIND comparrsion:
1) managment, easy of use
I personally prefer Windows DNS server for management, it supports GUI and command line. But I am not sure about security... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: honglus
6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have a question about dns file zone.
Every zone file begins like:
@ 86400 IN SOA ns1.website.com. email@example.com. (
It means that name server ns1 is responsible for this zone.
At the ending I can add the records like
mysite.com IN A 184.108.40.206
So it will... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: mirusnet
forgive my ignorance, but when IVe set up DNS Ive put in the various server details in the /etc/resolv.conf and away I go. Suddenly Ive been reading about DNS, and I need to created a /etc/named.conf file.
so, my question is this. DNS, what part does the /etc/resolv.conf play in... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: sbk1972
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Does anyone know anything about DNS/BIND? I need to tell my dns for every sub-domain foward on to my main domain....
so *.example.com gets sent to exmaple.com.
Any ideas. I've looked at bind on my machine and theres about 10 files....i just don't know where to put the rule or exactly... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: elduderino
9. IP Networking
I have set up a BIND server running on Redhat AS 3.0 and the question I have is that I can point my laptop to that server and resolve all the hosts I have put in my .zone file but for the life of me I can resolve any outside information. I have verified the server can talk to the world. Any hints... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Acleoma
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a RedHat 7.1 box that we use for DNS in our System Engineering lab. We have a Windows 2000 box that handles DNS in our main office. The Microsoft Admin and I have been given the task of making both of our domains accessible to each other. I had originally made his domain my forwarder, so... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: Jody