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Windows Server DNS with non-Windows (Linux, Mac) Computers [duplicate]

How do I get my non-Windows (Linux, Mac) computers to properly register their IP address into my DNS server? Server Name: AD1 OS: Windows Server 2008 R2 Roles: DNS, AD, DHCP DNS SETTINGS Dynamic ...
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Mac suddenly stopped connecting to websites [closed]

I had a mac that was connecting to the network just fine, and then today it still connected to the network, but when I tried to go to different sites, it just hung there saying "waiting for ...
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Dynamic subdomains on Mac os x [closed]

Here is my ideal setup that I would like to figure out how to do: I have a domain professionally hosted: Example.net I have a subdomain, home.example.net that points to my Mac mini at home. I've ...
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Hosts file being overwritten by dns

I am on a mac Snow Leopard (10.6.8). Recently had to add an external ip address and host to hosts file because dns has not been sorted yet for the website. Works as expected from home. However in the ...
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Invalid domains in DNS don't work on mac/*nix like systems

At work we use domains like abc-01, which work fine on windows. Whilst developing mobile applications we already saw that this doesn't work on both iOS and android which we fixed for a few specific ...
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Mac Server 10.6.8 - adding DNS forwarders - can't “rndc reload”

I am trying to set DNS forwarders for OpenDNS in named.conf file. After editing and saving the file, I tried reloading the BIND config with command: rndc reload. However, I am getting the error: ...
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Browsing by DNS name not working, everything else is [closed]

Running on a Snow Leopard MacBook air, can't browse the web (in any browser, tried FF,Chrome,Safari) using DNS names that are either already cached in DNS or not. Browsing to google.com or ...
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dns problem on my mac?

I have a subversion installation running on a remote server which I manage myself. It worked just fine for a few weeks already and there were no changes in DNS or subversion configuration, but since ...
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Mac OS X Server 10.6.6 DNS not responding properly, get a “Truncated, retrying in TCP mode” for subdomain

If I do an nslookup on youtube.com, no problem, if I do one with www.youtube.com, failure. See details below. [~] nslookup youtube.com Server: 192.168.1.1 Address: ...
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How to make my FreeBSD machine visible automatically on Mac within same local network?

The Mac machines within a local network is visible automatically to the other Macs. They're visible on Finder and can be accessed with their names via console. As I know this is multicast-local-DNS. ...
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Resolving FQDNs on Mac DNS Server from a WAN (externally)

I am quite a newbie at this, so please spare me the stick. I have the following networking topology - Comcast Business Gateway<->SonicWall TZ Router<->LAN (Mac OS X Servers). I am using my ...
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Changing Apple Mac environment www record

Apple server gurus? I have a Mac OSX Snow Leopard server question. How to be able to view a company's externally hosted website from inside the company? I inherited a company using Mac OSX Snow ...
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How to you create a wildcard DNS entry in Mac OS X 10.6 Server DNS GUI?

The GUI does not accept "*". How, through the GUI, do I create a wildcard subdomain? OR Where is the Bind installation in the OSX 10.6 Server filesystem?