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18 views

List of DNS Queries when webclient tries to connect to a smtp server [closed]

I am trying to understand the DNS queries which are being used by smtp servers and mail client. I am not sure about the webclient queries. Please correct me : SmtpServer trying to connect to another ...
0
votes
1answer
30 views

Setting MX entries for Failover [closed]

I have a GoDaddy domain as "example.com". I wanted to have my own DNS server for the sub domain secure.example.com. So I added a "A" record "NS" pointing to my IP and a NS record "Secure" pointed to ...
0
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1answer
39 views

Internal DNS and software/services resolving external IPs

So, on my network is a DNS server with an external zone (public IPs for servers) and internal zone (LAN IPs for servers). When I perform an nslookup on a server in the zone it resolves the local IP ...
0
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0answers
30 views

Master DNS allows External Forward, Slave does not

We have a 2 master setup that was built poorly, so we want to downgrade the second master to a slave configuration, I try and run the conversion and it works well enough internal addresses, but when ...
12
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2answers
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Should engineering have its own DNS zone, delegate, or subdomain?

We have our organization's primary domain (with AD) example.com. In the past, previous admins have created several other zones - such as dmn.com, lab.example.com, dmn-geo.com etc - as well as ...
0
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0answers
15 views

Using existing/active Domain Name for Active Directory Domain Name [duplicate]

I have an active domain name: example.com - registered and hosted with a web hosting provider. Can I use example.com as my active directory domain name? Are there any documentations covering this ...
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2answers
31 views

How do I forward root DNS queries for a domain while still resolving some subdomains on Server 2008?

I have a public domain, say test.com. The DNS records are stored somewhere in the cloud. However, on my Windows Server 2008 DNS servers, I want to add some internal subdomains such as sub1.test.com. ...
1
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1answer
44 views

DNS Record or Port Mapping

All, I have a web server sitting inside of a production network. This web server, tdxs3, has been assigned an external IP address of 96.2.192.139 which DNS should point to it's internal IP address of ...
3
votes
3answers
125 views

How To Properly Setup DNS Forwarders On Windows Server

I was wondering how to properly setup DNS forwarders on Windows Server 2008 R2. I have three Domain Controllers. Each of the DC's have have following: AD Role DNS Role DHCP Role Static IP Address ...
0
votes
1answer
31 views

Windows DNS configurations for outside IP

Here is my problem. I have a Windows DNS that points to 5 servers all within the LAN. Locally the routing to these servers works fine but I need a way to access these servers outside the LAN ( HTTP ...
3
votes
1answer
64 views

How should DNS be configured for remote VPN access to a Windows Domain?

Suppose you have a small windows domain configured as follows: domain name is ad.example.com (as per these guidelines) DC1 is at 10.10.10.3 DC2 is at 10.10.10.4 DC1 and DC2 are running the ...
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2answers
41 views

DNS finds host only if domain name is included

I have a Server 2012 DNS server on subnet 192.168.7.0 and I am trying to use that on a host on the 192.168.8.0 subnet, which is not on the domain (this may not be relevant). When I configure the ...
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votes
1answer
36 views

DNS how to dynamically bind subdomains to ip and port pairs [duplicate]

I'm using bind9 I have a zone file setup with a few subdomain A records. I'm wondering if I can create a subdomain record that points to an ip address on a specific port. I'm currently updating the ...
0
votes
1answer
54 views

could not resolve hostname yet I can?

I'm having some weird issue that I cannot understand( I'm trying to ssh to alexus and according to ssh it tells me it cannot resolve, yet when i use host to resolve it resolves w/out any issues: ...
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1answer
61 views

DNS settings are ignored [closed]

My physical setup is: DMZ (SERVER) (192.168.1.1) | | WAN ——— ROUTER (1.2.3.4, 192.168.1.254) ——— LAN LAN adresses are assigned by DHCP. ...
0
votes
1answer
33 views

Calculate requirements for a caching/forwarding-only nameserver

I am considering a caching/forwarding nameserver to be used by internal servers to speed up name resolving. Is there a way to calculate some reference values to figure out its requirements? I simply ...
3
votes
1answer
58 views

Some Hostname is not seen in DNS Manager ( Windows Server 2008 )

DC Server OS - Windows Server 2008 R2 ( Active Directory Integrated DNS Zone ) Client OS - Windows 7 I am unable to understand, why some hostname are not dynamically registered in DNS Manager. For ...
2
votes
3answers
78 views

Point *.local to 127.0.0.1 within network

So most of our developers work with a MAMP/XAMPP setup using rewrite rules to point username.project.local to a document root of /Users/username/Projects/project/public_html. This part works, but the ...
0
votes
1answer
105 views

Unable to resolve unless dns client is restarted (Win7, WinSrv2008)

I have the most strange DNS Resulution problem ever encountered. And by strange I mean that I can only confirm this issue on two hosts in our network (my workstation Win7 and a management dns server ...
1
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0answers
57 views

Internal-only DNS Master and Slave Servers on Linux (No Internet) - Recursion?

Using two physical Linux servers on different sub-nets, I'd like to have master and slave DNS servers. These DNS servers will only resolve internal names and addresses. Neither the DNS servers nor ...
2
votes
1answer
446 views

What would be correct setup procedure for PDNS server?

I am new to the world of DNS servers, but as a part of my current job I should do upgrade on our office network infrastructure. After looking at available options i decided to go with PowerDNS ...
1
vote
1answer
135 views

How to handle external and internal DNS on windows 2012

I'm trying to setup an Active Directory network on Server 2012 R2, and want AD's DNS to only be used internally (Ex: domain-controller.company.com) as well as some records that need both internal and ...
1
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2answers
158 views

Can I configure a DNS cache not to forward AAAA queries?

I'm setting up an internal DNS cache because my firewall is having trouble handling all the sessions created by DNS requests. I tried using bind9, dnsmasq and DJB dnscache, they all help reduce the ...
0
votes
1answer
87 views

DNS error only in IE

Our Intranet page has stopped working on some machines/some user accounts. The error I am getting points to a DNS issue but If I ping the site from the command line the it responds fine. The error ...
0
votes
0answers
32 views

Weird internet/network behaviour - certain sites not available

I've always had this problem where certain websites stop working in a browser. I can then just use another browser. Then at some point these sites would stop loading in all browsers. This could ...
1
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0answers
35 views

“Recursive” Wildcard DNS for Amazon Route 53 [duplicate]

The title of the question might be misleading because I'm not an expert and I'm trying to learn the proper terminology. That being said, I'm wondering if it's possible to setup a wildcard DNS record ...
2
votes
2answers
101 views

Installation of Active Directory on separate VM from DNS does not entierly work - not sure why

Not sure what I am doing wrong here. I have a moderately midrange server (16 cores, 2Ghz, 32GB ECC REG RAM, 6TB storage, nothing too extreme) where I am running Hyper-V (Server 2012 R2 Enterprise) in ...
1
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0answers
35 views

Need to use secondary DNS server to upload files to S3

We're using Windows 2008 R2 Datacenter Edition. The setup is like below: 2 Servers 10.198.XX.XXX > AD Server with a valid domain. 10.200.XX.XXX > Database Server which is joined to the above ...
2
votes
1answer
66 views

Wildcard DNS like “*-test.example.com”

Is it possible to set up a wildcard domain like "*-test.example.com"? The main reason I'm asking is because I'm in the process of setting up Continuous Integration with Jenkins, and we'd like to ...
0
votes
1answer
62 views

DNS proxy setup - how to “redirect” queries?

I was wondering if there's any method to configure BIND server to answer queries based on the record's local value and if it's not there, forward the request to the configured recursive server. ...
1
vote
1answer
138 views

DNS architecture sanity check

I'm designing DNS service for a network and had a few architecture questions. The O'Reilly/ Cricket Liu DNS book and the NIST DNS security guide don't address these questions except in a very general ...
0
votes
0answers
31 views

Forward external domain lookup query to internal ip

We have a domain hosted locally in Ubuntu server 12.04 and configured to work with a static ip using port forwarding for external access. We want our internal access to be done locally by domain name ...
1
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1answer
41 views

Multiple DNS servers chained

I have 3 small VPS instances in the web, and I want to improve the routing between them. These servers are used for some private things and one of them is for hosting websites. My problem is that the ...
0
votes
1answer
161 views

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, ...
0
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2answers
200 views

Windows DNS on SBS 2011: How to push Alternate DNS Server

are windows SBS is starting to go and when it does all the clients in our office loose dns settings and then as a result can not get out to the internet for services they need as a temporary measure ...
0
votes
1answer
54 views

Changed ISP's and got a new IP Block. Anything I need to do in internal DNS?

Last night I unplugged our old 6Meg bonded T1's from our Cisco ASA 500 and configured the ASA with our new public IP addresses and gateway for our new 10Meg service from another ISP. We haven't had ...
0
votes
1answer
190 views

Hamachi gateway PC responds when pinging remote PCs from internal network

We are using Hamachi to link 2 remote sites together via a gateway VPN network. This generally works fine. At our main office, our SBS 2003 server acts as the DHCP server. The Hamachi gateway client ...
0
votes
2answers
51 views

URL redirect using Windows DNS

I have a website say xyzuniversity.com/north. I want to redirect college.com to be redirected to xyzuniversity.com/north using Windows DNS entries. Is there a process to do this? Also what are the ...
0
votes
2answers
81 views

internal network with bind9 dns; access server by subdomain

I'm setting up DNS using bind9 on one of my Ubuntu (12.10) boxes under my home network because my router doesn't support DD-WRT or its own DNS. I set up a zone for "mydomain.net" with an A record for ...
0
votes
0answers
94 views

How do I set up DNS on a LAN so web users don't need to use http://localhost…?

I have deployed a web application to http://localhost:8083/MyApp on a local dev box. This is under the default web site. I would like to create a new web site and app pool, and have users access it ...
0
votes
0answers
76 views

DNS unreliable for local server; Using IP address works

I'm a programmer, but since I'm working at a startup it's forced me to do system administration. Specifically, I set up a continuous integration server running Debian and Jenkins. The problem is that ...
1
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3answers
101 views

Benefits of Internal DNS entries

Say I have a website www.example.com. The external DNS entry points visitors to 111.22.33.44 which in turn points to my internal web server 172.1.2.3. All internal visitors use an internal DNS entry ...
5
votes
2answers
132 views

Run local dns-server that forwards dns querys to different dns nameservers

I would like to run my own local dns-server, that forwards only some dns-queries to special dns-servers and all others to the public google dns servers. The database of the local DNS-Server should ...
0
votes
0answers
140 views

BIND with redirect sub-domain only

For my next learning task, is it possible to redirect only a subdomain but have the main go directly to the web? zone "zone.net" { +++ this one goes to place online type forward; ...
0
votes
1answer
121 views

BIND not pointing to right IPs

This is more of an experiment to learn and understand BIND/NAMED more but here is what I have. I set my computers DNS to my linux server's IP. I have BIND9 running with the following entry: $TTL ...
0
votes
2answers
758 views

Use LAN DNS server when unqualified domain names are requested

I'd like to be able to serve unqualified domain names like "pos" or "website" from my DNS server on my LAN and have regular DNS queries like "google.com" be served from my router. On my router, under ...
0
votes
1answer
62 views

Windows DNS trick needed

I don't know how to title this question as it's a very odd situation. I have a corp domain with it's PDC/BDC and DNS on corp.thisdomain.com in a datacenter. It also has a cloud hosted email server at ...
3
votes
3answers
169 views

huge slowdown in network of 40 nodes when local DNS is up

We have a LAN with ~40 workstations (mostly Windows) and a couple of servers. All of them use an internal DNS (196.168.0.4 running BIND 9.5.0-P2) and a gateway (192.168.0.1 running OpenBSD Packet ...
3
votes
1answer
322 views

How to forward missing DNS names of an existing zone in Windows DNS server?

I have setup DNS records for a public domain (say example.com) in my public DNS provider. Among the records, there are some A records of the type *.production.code.example.com that point to a specific ...
0
votes
2answers
479 views

How to publish local domain names on my local network?

I'm developing several websites locally, each of them having its own pseudo-domain name, and its Apache VirtualHost: mywebsite.localhost images.mywebsite.localhost anotherwebsite.localhost I'd ...