BIND is a free, open source software implementation of the Domain Name System (DNS) protocols. The name BIND stands for "Berkeley Internet Name Domain", because the software originated in the early 1980s at the University of California at Berkeley. BIND is currently maintained and developed by the ...

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Can I use BIND to restrict certain zones to a limited set of IP addresses?

I would like to have certain zones hosted by my DNS servers to be accessible internet-wide while restricting certain zones only to specific IP addresses (local or internet). Is this possible? How do I ...
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BIND9 / DNS Zone / Dedicated Server / Unique Reverse DNS

I locate a dedicated server in a datacenter with no DNS Zone setup. Datacenter panel have 1 textfield only you can fill one Reverse DNS only. According with datacenter instructions here... ...
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Large named.run file

I'm having this large named.run file sitting in my server. What I find out is that it is just a log and it is safe to delete it. Some suggest to run logrotate on it, but I was wondering if it is ...
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Local DNS server (bind) and the router DHCP

I just set up an internal http server for internal use (I set up Redmine), in a small network (30 or so PCs). I set up the http server on a virtual box ubuntu, that runs also the DNS server (bind). ...
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Session automatically resolving to secondary IP

I am using Debian 6 - 64-bit and this is what my /etc/network/interfaces file looks like auto eth0 iface eth0 inet static address PrimaryIP gateway X.X.X.X netmask 255.255.255.0 auto ...
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DDNS resource records TTL

Where are the TTL of dynamically added records configured in bind? I have a DNS-zone with standart $TTL set to 10 minutes. When the zone is updated, the hosts added get their own TTLs that differ ...
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Bind is updating DNS with wrong resolver info after rndc flush expires

I'm running Bind 9 on a small office server (Centos 5) with a local mailserver. There's a domain we need to email - it shows wrong DNS info for the MX servers using the local bind, so an RNDC flush ...
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nsupdate, getting BADKEY error

I'm trying to update a name using nsupdate executed from within the name server itself but I receive the error message ; TSIG error with server: tsig indicates error. I created a key with ...
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bind named server - forward some requests to other servers

Is there a way to make bind answer some queries but forward all other queries (of the same domain) to another server, as in: example.com A 127.0.0.1 www.example.com A 127.0.0.1 everything not on ...
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Bind9 as a caching resolver fails with mismatch ID on localhost but not external IP

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on a machine on my private network. I have bind9 installed (v9.8.1-P1) via aptitude, so it appears to have put all the bits in the right places and the service starts ...
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DNS Lookup takes too long

I've got BIND9 DNS running on local Ubuntu machine. Used https://help.ubuntu.com/lts/serverguide/dns-configuration.html to set it up. Everything works ok, but sometimes it take awhile to load, ...
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nginx tomcat bind setup with 2 hostnames pointing to the same backend

I have a local NAMED install where two domains point to the same ip alpha.dev -> 10.0.0.3 beta.dev -> 10.0.0.3 NGINX as a reverse proxy is redirecting to the backend server { ...
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All subdomains were redirect to maindomain

my fresh dedicated server (ubuntu) is currently destroying a website by generating duplicate content. The bind dns server redirects all - also not existing - subdomains to the maindomain. It could be ...
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Named returns empty NOERROR instead of NXDOMAIN

I have to force clients to always connect to the same IPv6 address for a demonstration. I have a similar zone: ; BIND db file for * $TTL 86400 @ IN SOA . name.surname.me. ( ...
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BIND9: How to forward to another DNS specific reverse lookup

I'm trying to fix one issue with my DNS but can't find information for how to do it. I have few separate DNS with different zones. Primary DNS handle quite good with local domanin but should also ...
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rndc querylog - Can you specify log file other than messages?

When logging BIND requests using rndc querylog, the logging defaults to /var/log/messages. Is it possible to change this logging destination and specify my own log file?
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zone has no NS records

I have a bind zone with an entry: ns NS localhost. this gives the error: "zone has no NS records" changing it to the following solves the error. @ NS localhost. ...
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slave dns: transfer of <zone> from <masterdns> failed to connect: timed out

I have a very strange problem: Status is: Master DNS is dns1.example.com Slave DNS 1: dns2.example.com Slave DNS 2: dns3.otherdomain.com Slave DNS 3: dns4.otherdomain.com dns3,4 are connected to ...
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How to solve call trace produced by security_ops_task_setrlimit() with bind

I have a machine with CentOS 5.9 and VMware installed. Currently I am using BIND 9.3.6-P1-RedHat-9.3.6-20.P1.el5_8.6 (default shipped with distribution). When I restart the machine, I can see this ...
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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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DNS forwarder and zone transfer to the same servers

I have a bind server running which is authoritative for one domain say ab.dc.example.com and it is a forward only dns server. It will forward all requests other than ab.dc.example.com to a set of ...
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Multiple DNS mappings for a host via DDNS

I have a network in which DNS is automatically updated with a record for hosts when they get an address via DHCP (isc-dhcp-server & Bind configured with DDNS updates). The DHCP server is ...
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Multiple $TTL statements in bind DNS zone file

I'm using a socks proxy to connect to servers using another application. The proxy, which runs on Solaris 10. The server hosting the proxy is configured to use our own internal DNS server (bind) to ...
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How to configure a BIND server to catch all

I have a lot of domains abc.com def.com ghi.com jkl.com Each of them are pointed to nameservers on their own domain abc.com -> ns1.abc.com ns2.abc.com def.com -> ns1.def.com ...
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Adding Lion client to win2008 Active Directory "Unable to add server. Node name wasn’t found. (2000)”

I try and bind a Mac running 10.7.3 to a Windows 2008 active directory using System Preferences and Directory Utility. It comes back saying "Unable to add server. Node name wasn’t found. (2000)”. ...
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Ubuntu server DNS/DHCP/MAAS woes

I've been using Ubuntu server Raring for a few weeks now. It seems to be great, but I havre a slight problem. I opted for the Metal As A service option, and now its changing my DNS records and going ...
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BIND Name Servers aren't returning my site

I don't know much about BIND but I'm learning and my friend helped me setup my own name servers. He did this before and it worked for him so I think he forget a step and that explains why this isn't ...
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Bind zone transfer refused

UPDATE: BIND Version: [root@10.224.45.130] $ named -v BIND 9.3.6-P1-RedHat-9.3.6-16.P1.el5 Operating System: CentOS release 5.6 (Final) After running [root@10.224.45.131] $ dig @10.224.45.130 ...
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Cisco ASA logs “regular translation creation failed for icmp …” for DNS traffic, yet it works

Every few minutes our Cisco ASA 5505 firewall is logging errors that I can't figure out with my limited Cisco experience. Severity Date Time Syslog ID Source IP Destination IP ...
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sub domain not working in my website

My subdomain is incaccessible since SEVERAL hours. This often do. They are inaccessible for a while and suddenly they are again accessible. I didn't see the problem, I configured bind9 like this : ...
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unable to setup nameserver in CentOS 5.8

I have a VPS, which I'm trying to run a website on it and I want it to act as its own nameserver too. But so far, the domain doesn't resolve. Here's what I've done so far: first of all, in my domain ...
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Configuring bind9 to forward subdomain requests to internal DNS server

I'm attempting to implement a trivial loadbalancer using a DNS server that returns a random IP for a given subdomain. I have the top level domain which is currently handled by bind9, and I'd like to ...
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Can you combine dhcp dynamic dns updates and static IPs in the same Bind zone?

I'm in the process of configuring ISC dhcpd and Bind9 on SLES Linux in our office for internal DNS. I'd like to put everything in one zone, city.domain.tld for example. I can get the dhcpd server to ...
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BIND9 and external domain [closed]

I'm new in this forum and ... first thing first.. sorry for my english i need a little help configuring BIND9 on Ubuntu server 12.04.2 The situation is the following. => LINUX SERVER => linux ...
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How can I get BIND to skip resolving a domain and always send a specified IP?

I'm running a BIND 9 server. There is a domain I want BIND to not look up and instead always return the A record as an IP I set in the config somewhere. How can I do this? I can't seem to find any ...
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can you help me setup DNS forwarding

I have a dns server in a subnet of the corporate network and i want to tell it to forward to the main dns servers when it cannot resolve this is my file: // // named.conf // // Provided by Red Hat ...
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Why is my DNS server not forwarding?

I have setup bind like this: // // named.conf // // Provided by Red Hat bind package to configure the ISC BIND named(8) DNS // server as a caching only nameserver (as a localhost DNS resolver only). ...
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Bind server working with www but not with non-www

I have just setup my VPS with centos and using bind server to add domains to it. My only problem is that when I access the domain with www. it doesnt work. After I investigated my problem on the ...
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Zone transfers on a split-view Bind DNS system

I have a 2-server BIND 9 setup. Server A (the 'master' server) is properly setup with two views, one for local DNS clients (allowing recursive lookups for non-authorotive domains) and one view for the ...
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What's wrong with my BIND setup? [closed]

So I have been trying to setup BIND / named as a primary / secondary name server for a domain name I purchased a while back because I switched my hosting plan from shared to VPS recently. I think I ...
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bind9; how to automatically refresh entry after entry expires

I am looking for a way to automatically refresh entries in my cache if it expires. For example, example.com has a TTL of 60, i would like to automatically refresh it if it expires so that when users ...
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Intranet BIND server fallback to internet DNS servers?

On our local small business network, we have a need to run a intranet-only BIND (named) DNS server for only local, intranet-only addresses. For example, we do a lot of web development on the network, ...
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Nameservers not responding

I am having an issue trying to get my name servers to respond. My domain is at GoDaddy and they tell me that everything looks right on their side. But when I look at intoDNS it says my name servers ...
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How to configure DNS server to forward queries about particular domain AND all of its subdomains

I have DNS server (linux box with bind9), which is authorative for some domains, and forward all other queries to external DNS server of my ISP provider. So far no problem. Now I want that queries ...
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DHCP-defined local DNS address isn't responding [closed]

I set up a bind DNS server on 10.0.0.2 on my network. named.conf looks like this: options { directory "/var/named"; pid-file "/run/named/named.pid"; auth-nxdomain yes; ...
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Subdomain is not resolving to ipv6

Please check below Bind DNS config for domain.com. Say ipv4 is 10.10.10.10 and ipv6 is FE80::903A:0:0:11E4. Cloudflare is used @CloudFlare A record is pointing to www.domain.com. Subdomain ...
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Global zones visible in all views

I have a BIND 9 server running, currently serving several domains. For one of these domains I would like to differentiate the answers depending of the asking IP. I know this can be done by views. But ...
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What is the best webinterface to manage BIND?

I set up BIND DNS which hosts our domain, and I also use it for internal DNS. I set up different views for internal and external hosts and it works OK. My question is which is the best webinterface to ...
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bind9, Resolve example.com but forward *.example.com to a forwarder possible?

is it possible in bind to resolve example.com with a zone but resolve all subdomains of example.com with a forwarder? If somebody knows how this can work or has some simple sample configurations i ...
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Mac OS X Lion BIND DNS settings for local site not working

I'm trying to set up a web app hosted on my mac in which people on my network can access via http://custom.local/ I can access it on the mac since I have set up an Apache VirtualHost and in ...