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NameServer vs DNS A-record

I have a domain nomadapp.in which is registered at GoDaddy. For temp hosting i was using Dreamhost and had changed the NameServer in Godaddy to the ones of DreamHost. Now i want to do the Following ...
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DNS: why do we need RR type NS with name and not directly IP?

let's assume I search the NS for the domain yeahman.com. I may get an answer TYPE NS that the server for this domain is ns55.yeahman.com. Then I need at the same time a TYPE A entry in the additional ...
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Transfer Hosting Just change A record or Nameservers

Im transferring a clients website and they said they want to keep their mx records and such the same since theyre using google apps hence they only want to changed the A record not the ...
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1answer
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Possible to direct naked domain to external IP

So I found this post: configure Bind to have a custom domain on tumblr and I was trying to ask a related question: Would it be possible to set up an A record pointing traffic to domain.com to ...
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What has priority: nameservers or a records?

If I have a domain name with nameservers pointing to Webhost One, but have an A Record that points to Webhost Two, which host would the domain name bring me to? I'm pretty sure the A Record takes ...
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1answer
162 views

whois returns correct changed date but wrong nameservers [closed]

I was just told by 1&1 customer support that "the date in the whois could show correctly while the nameservers information being the old one" I though the whole document was stamped at once, not ...
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1answer
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Namerservers & A Records, what's the best server setup for my predicament?

Right now we have a very thoroughly developed web app sitting on https://domain.com. It is built in ASP.NET. We want to build a separate site now, that solely advertises the app, handles all the ...
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273 views

Bootstrapping A Records for a DNS Server

My problem is this. Dissatisfied with the existing free DNS nameserver solutions, I decided to make my own nameservers for my websites. I'm using NSD on Debian, and it's working great. I can request ...
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Nameserver not working, no A record found

I'm having trouble setting up a nameserver for my domain, we recently changed the nameserver of my domain because of an application that said our nameservers were not working fine. But now my domain ...
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4answers
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Redirect subdomain.example.org to somethingelse.com hidden to the user?

I'm not knowledgeable at all about C-NAMES, A-RECORDS, name servers and the like, so just bear with me on this one: I want to redirect subdomain.example.org to another domain somethingelse.com. I do ...
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What happens when I change a Name Server record or an A record in the Zone file or the DNS settings?

I don't really understand how the internet and DNS works. I am inundated with terms I don't understand when trying to read about it on wikipedia. I don't have a computer science background. When ...