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Setting up Reverse DNS - SERVFAIL error

I am using Ubuntu Server and installed BIND9 so I could set up a DNS server. I am tying to configure Reverse DNS. Here is my /etc/bind/named.conf.local file: zone "grupolar.com" in{ type master; ...
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Setting up mx record in bind9

I have ubuntu machine with bind9 and tinydns installed on, as well as dnscache. And I'm now trying to add a MX record to bind9 zone file. Yet nothing seemse to have any effect. This is the data file ...
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Configuring ENUM on BIND 9.8.1

In Bind 9.8.1 Ubuntu server 12.04, I configured ENUM (Electronic Number Mapping). 1) Create named.conf.enum file in /etc/bind named.conf.enum content: zone "adras.af" { type master; file ...
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Bind9 reverse DNS configuration not working.

I am trying to set up a custom virtual DNS server in Ubuntu. When I try to nslookup with a windows 7 pc within the same virtual environment the reverse DNS seems te fail. My named.conf.local file: ...
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265 views

Setting up Reverse DNS Zone BIND9 Ubuntu 13.10 Server [closed]

I am trying to configure a reverse DNS zone on my new dedicated server. I have tried several things but for some reason i cannot get my reverse zone to properly resolve. When checking my dns, i get ...
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639 views

Bind9 SERVFAIL on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I'm trying to setup own dns server inside company, but i can't get it to work. I installed Bind9 on Ubuntu 12.04. I always get status: SERVFAIL, when i try using it. This is sample of one of my tests: ...
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60 views

Bind9 fails to resolve specific domain while allowing all others

I have a problem with bind9 running on Ubuntu Server 12.10. It refuses to resolve the external domain housing.org.uk even though it resolves all other external domains. I can do: dig housing.org.uk ...
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593 views

Bind slave slow to update zones

I two Bind servers in a master/slave configuration. When the serial is incremented on the master zone file, it takes longer than expect for the zone to update on the slave. I have replicated the ...
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1answer
116 views

Have bind9 wait until openvpn interface settles

I have OpenVPN AS started as an rc.d script. I want Bind9 to bind to a virtual network interface that OpenVPN sets up. However only after the script terminates some virtual devices names as0t0 and ...
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1answer
351 views

multiple domains on bind9 nameserver; one is not working

Bind9 DNS sever I have problem with setting up my dns server and another domain under it. First I have my master domain set up as a ns1 name server and it works. I need to add another domain which ...
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1answer
94 views

Ping on Linux with Bind produces a round robin effect?

I am setting up DNS (Bind 9.8.1) on a Ubuntu 12.04. I some CNAMEs for the server. When I ping the server it bounces though all the names. Is this default behavior? How can I get this just to respond ...
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1answer
80 views

bind zone transfer between slaves

I have three dns servers 1) Hidden master that is not accessible to outside. 2) public slave that allowed access from outside. and one tertiary slave that sits on our DR site. Since the master is not ...
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2answers
400 views

Ubuntu server 12.04 bind9 dns query rejected

SOLUTION: I was editing the wrong named.conf, which was rejecting queries and binded to 127.0.0.1 AND port 953. I needed it at my external IP and at port 53. Thanks for you help gaise. btw, i have ...
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1answer
418 views

ubuntu bind reverse look up fails

When I test my reverse zone from local machine by host ip, it says it is ok. 1.2.3.4.in-addr.arpa domain name pointer host.domain.co. however when i use tools like mxtoolbox or dnsstuff i get these ...
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1answer
687 views

BIND9 - Open Resolver

I am running Ubuntu 12.04, and bind9. My Caching only DNS server was actually an open dns resolver, so I am trying to correct this. I tried to follow this guide. named.conf // This is the primary ...
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77 views

BIND9 priority for host failover

I'm wondering if it's possible to have a host assigned to several ip addresses: MediaGrid IN A 192.168.0.1 IN A 192.168.0.2 IN A ...
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Ubuntu 11.04 and bind 9 not connecting from external hosts

I'm trying to set up an authoritative DNS server with bind9 (9.7.3) on Ubuntu 11.04 and I am encountering some problems. External problem When trying to check my DNS configuration with the ...
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2answers
77 views

Nameserver config: local or external IP

I'm setting up a BIND nameserver on my Linux server computer. Now if BIND asks me for a IP address for a A Record, should i enter my local ip (192.168.178.21) or my external ip (80.101.40.227)? All ...
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1answer
173 views

Identifying the cause of my DNS failure (domain not propagating)

I have set up a DNS server with the help of two helpful tutorials: http://linuxconfig.org/linux-dns-server-bind-configuration http://ulyssesonline.com/2007/11/07/how-to-setup-a-dns-server-in-ubuntu/ ...
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1answer
415 views

possible UDP attack on BIND?

hello everyone, i was surprised last month when my EC2 instance (ubuntu precise server), that is supposed to be under the free tier still, accumulated lots of traffic... today, while checking my ...
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1answer
85 views

Configuring BIND to use VM's DNS for specific domain

I work on a project for which I use an Ubuntu server vm on an Ubuntu host. The VM runs all the services / webapps through haproxy and nginx and serves it on the domain (xyz.com). I manually modify ...
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128 views

Bind9 seems to route wildcard DNS even though they are not enabled?

For some reason bind9 seems to route wildcard DNS even though they are not defined anywhere? Accessing anyrandomstring.domain.com routes to the domain even though they are not explicitly defined ...
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1answer
651 views

bind9 start fails on ubuntu, but i can't purge and reinstall

please help me, i screw my server. root@...:/etc/apache2/sites-available# dpkg --configure -a Setting up bind9 (1:9.7.0.dfsg.P1-1ubuntu0.8) ... * Starting domain name service... bind9 ...
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2answers
65 views

I can only see the first website alphabetically

I have 3 subdomains websites. Those are subdomain1.mydomain.com, subdomain2.mydomain.com, subdomain3.mydomain.com. I have point these to the external IP address. bind is ok, dig is onerror, Apache2 ...
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1answer
167 views

Slow website load with CNAME, fast when using IP

I setup two DNS servers on my network: ns1.byte-werx.com && ns2.byte-werx.com I can ping the DNS servers and get a fairly good response time, when I dig them I also get a fairly reasonable ...
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DNS Problems (NIGHTMARES!) with BIND and Virtualmin

I have a webserver (Ubuntu 12.04 with LAMP) using Virtualmin / Webmin. Because I just moved from a Cpanel system, I am having a nightmare configuring the DNS! Using intoDNS.com, the failed reports ...
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Bind9 cannot start, rndc connect failed

I installed virtualmin and played around with the DNS settings. Now when I try to start bind9 I get the error: Service bind9 restart * Stopping domain name service... bind9 rndc: connect ...
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1answer
44 views

serving nameserver and website together

I'm trying to set up a server for my Django project, but there is packaged DNS support at my web host (the customer insisted on web host with lowest local ping times, so I can't change). Previously I ...
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1answer
1k views

Setting up ISC-DHCP server getting DHCPDISCOVER, DHCPOFFER constantly

Working on trying to setup a new server to run FOG on. I have setup the server to serve DHCP addresses only on eth1 and not eth0. I have installed isc-dhcp and bind9 on the server. I cannot get a ...
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4answers
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what's wrong with my Ubuntu 11.10 bind9 configuration?

I've followed several tutorials on installing your own nameservers and I'm pretty much at my wit's end, because I cannot get them to resolve. Note, the actual domain and ip address has been changed ...
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2answers
226 views

How to use Bind and/or Apache2 to link an external name server? [closed]

I've bought an domain name on Name.com, and I'm trying to setup an Website on my own server. I got apache2 running and if I go to my home address (192.168.1.19) it works, but now I am trying to link ...
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1answer
2k views

Bind 9.7.3 not forwarding to ISP DNS server (only local resolving successful)

I have a bind DNS where I have installed SAMBA and made it a BDC. I plan to promote it to PDC and take out the Win2003 AD server to replace it with Samba. Bind is installed on that same server as ...
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1answer
2k views

ubuntu bind9 AppArmor read permission denied (chroot jail)

I am trying to run bind9 with chroot jail. I followed the steps mentioned at : http://www.howtoforge.com/debian_bind9_master_slave_system I am getting the following errors in my syslog: Jul 27 ...
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3answers
911 views

Bash script to configure BIND9

I have a webserver (running Ubuntu 12.04 server & Nginx) And I am setting up a number of websites on it. I'm quite new to managing my own webserver, and I'm getting on pretty well except for when ...
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1answer
839 views

Does running dnsmasq and named create conflicts on Ubuntu 12.04?

dnsmasq is run to help make the user experience smoother for the desktop users. If I run bind/named on this same server will there be conflicts between the two? What are the limitations of dnsmasq, ...
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2answers
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When should .local be used?

So, I've set up a few Win Servs in my time and always did the .local thing when there was a router that sepearated my internal from external networks. Now that I'm setting up an *nix box for the ...
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2answers
663 views

Bind DNS server: redirect only subdomain

We've some domain (mydom.tld) and in the svn subdomain we have the Subversion server. This server resides in the main office, and must be accessed inside this office as well as outside it. So, now ...
3
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1answer
176 views

Ubuntu freezes when I run “ps” or “top”

Ubuntu 11.10 Bind9 (not working, won't accept connections) (named-checkconf and named-checkzone both work) OpenVPN (community edition) (working correctly) (bridged mode) PHP5 & PHP5-gd Mysql5 ...
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2answers
295 views

Configuring Bind9 Ubuntu Server

I Just installed a new server and this is my scenario: Public (valid, static) IP acquired Domain name acquired BIND9 installed, maybe wrong configured Apache2 installed, running Server Name: ICARUS ...
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1answer
301 views

Configuring Bind9 on ubuntu

I am trying to configure name server on Ubuntu just for learning. I have followed this tutorial. After configuring bind9 I have restarted it and works well. I have no registered domain name and public ...
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1answer
303 views

using own mail server with external domain and dns. Now have internal dns. dkim test not working

I am not very knowledgeable in this area, but have been able to make great head way. Now i am stuck I setup my own mail server, e.g mailbox.example.com. I had the domain dns point to my mail server ...
5
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1answer
2k views

Why does my EC2 nameserver (correctly) resolve names to private IPs and then switches to public IPs?

I'm running a nameserver for a few machines on EC2. This nameserver is not reachable via the public Internet. I want all my EC2 instances to use it to be able to find each other and to resolve all ...
0
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1answer
721 views

Different possible formats for the Bind9 statistics file

I'm trying to add some performance monitoring for our DNS servers using the Appaloosa templates however it seems that the format of the statistics file created by bind9 ( with statistics-file ...
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1answer
588 views

12 hours and still cant upgrade to BIND 9.8.2 from 9.7.0

My main objective to to get to install Samba4. But the hangups are ridiculous at this point. Samba 4 is telling me to install BIND 9.8+ So after figuring out the right ./configure I do a make ...
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2answers
160 views

What did i do wrong in bind settings?

I have a machine on my network that I am using as a DNS server / file server and it is running webmin. its ip is 192.168.0.223 and when i try to connect to it without ssl on the webmin port ...
2
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2answers
7k views

How do you open up debug logging for BIND on Ubuntu?

I have a BIND server running on Ubuntu that is failing to lookup www.microsoft.com or any records at Microsoft. All other domains like google.com and yahoo.com seem to be working just fine. I am ...
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1answer
523 views

Split Horizon DNS not working

I'm trying to get a split horizon dns server working on our network. bind9 starts up fine but when I point to the other servers resolf.conf to it I get these access denied messages. (For security ...
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votes
1answer
93 views

Bind9 (on local DNS) taking a long time to use zones from public DNS servers

My local DNS servers (ubuntu, bind9) are supposed to simply forward from my public name servers. However, if I make changes to public IP addresses, the information will replicate to Google, ATT, etc. ...
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1answer
503 views

Redirect traffic from a single domain to another webserver using Bind9 and ufw

I have a DNS server setup with Bind9 and ufw as the firewall. ufw forwards all web traffic to our web server however I would like to redirect one domain to a different server. Example Servers DNS ...
0
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1answer
746 views

bind9: example.com works, www.example.com doesnt, and how to block urls

1) I was following a guide to setup bind again after I formatted to Ubuntu 10.04.2 LTS. http://doc.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/serverguide/C/dns-configuration.html#dns-primarymaster-configuration I can get my ...