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BIND: register an open resolver as authoritative name server and make it forward requests to real nameserver privately

This is my current setup: Machine-1 (M1 in short): BIND authoritative name server registered for research.lab.mydomain.com Machine-2 (M2 in short): BIND resolver (open) Both allow recursive calls ...
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Nameserver setup Bind

I have setup a domain and nameservers as per below, but when I dig the domain, it is not working. The setup is as follows: I want a domain named iheartlotto.com, and the nameservers to be ...
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Bind Nameserver Setup

I setup bind on my debian box, and have setup my zone files to have my nameserver defined. When I dig, using for example: dig @123.456.789.123 ns1.mynameserver.com where 123.456.789.123 is the ...
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1answer
37 views

Connecting local web server to local dns server

I have 1 local webserver "192.168.91.100" and 1 local DNS server "192.168.91.101" to do name resolve for the local web server. I have configured few zones in local DNS server. I wanted to link this ...
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1answer
80 views

Split DNS configuration: can't update external zone from internal system using nsupdate

I have set up a single DNS server with bind9 and a split dns configuration so that all internal requests for my domain name get the internal IP address, and all requests from outside my network get ...
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1answer
104 views

Intranet NameServer for Public Domain [closed]

I have registered a domain name domain.co and have a intranet DNS server (BIND) which is serving the queries. I want this domain and dns to be discoverable by anyone in the network without making any ...
3
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1answer
124 views

Caching DNS server returns invalid ip address for external lookups

I'm trying to resolve a DNS issue and am running short of ideas. Google doesn't seem to be helping, either. When I use my local caching name server to resolve external host names, it always returns ...
0
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1answer
60 views

How to refer DNS queries to another NS?

A domain of mine, example.com, is handled by NS server1 (as configured in the domain registrar). But now I want it to be handled by a different NS, say server2, without changing the NS in the domain ...
2
votes
1answer
39 views

Wildcard in named.conf.local (Ubuntu/Bind)

I'have a ton of domains I want to park using the same template. I've made all neccesary changes to my nameserver. Currently, I have to add an entry to named.conf.local for each domain that I'm ...
4
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559 views

Nameserver: Slave can't transfer zones from master [closed]

My slave can't transfer the zones from the master. My configuration: Master server: Ubuntu 12.04 with Plesk 11.5. Plesk uses Bind 9 as nameserver. Slave server: Ubuntu 12.04, Bind 9. To tell the ...
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2answers
278 views

BIND Slave Receiving Notify From Other Slave?

I have a master nameserver setup with a few slaves as well. Today I was changing one of the slaves to a new server when I came accross a weird error message. After updating the DNS records on the ...
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1answer
74 views

Centos BIND9 multiple NS with different IPS

I just acquired a Root Server and configured OpenVZ for multiple containers. Each container has a different IP. What I am trying to do is to centralize all DNS related stuff in the main server os ( ...
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73 views

maraDNS NON-AUTH timeout

I've set up maraDNS to provide my own DNS records. I've pointed the domain nameservers at my registrar to ns1.domain.co.uk and ns2.domain.co.uk (using domain in place of actual domain name). I cannot ...
0
votes
1answer
84 views

domain not accessable without www prefix

I configured bind nameserver for my domain on a VPS with a zone file like this: $TTL 604800 @ IN SOA mydomain.com. root.mydomain.com. ( 5 ; Serial 604800 ...
0
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1answer
163 views

Bind9 on Debian : nslookup point on localhost not my ip server

i have just install bind9 on Debian. I think i haven't configured not everything because i still have a problem with the DNS and the propagation. I think the problem is say by nslookup : Server: ...
0
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1answer
140 views

dhcp dns not resolving queries

I having been working through a lot issues with a setup and I reached another where I may have been staring at it for too long to see the issue. The server is reachable from the outside world. ...
2
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41 views

Failover web hosting with multiple NS

Are there any drawbacks in having each nameserver entry in a domain name point to different failover server? In this setup, the same DNS server will also serve the content - so if it's down, the ...
0
votes
1answer
63 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
197 views

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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2answers
95 views

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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votes
1answer
77 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
88 views

“Catchall” TLD or single-word Hostnames

I have the TLD zone .lcl set-up and everything works fine, except that the config: $TTL 3600 @ IN SOA lcl. root.lcl. ( 1 ; Serial ...
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92 views

can any one help me with diagnosing subdomain issue, please?

Recently had problem with one domain, and it seems its happening again. (with another one) subdomain unavailable for few hours, when other subdomains are perfectly fine So can anyone please help me ...
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1answer
90 views

Do we need to rely on a third party nameserver for resolving nameservers?

I know my question may be a big ambiguous, but I'll strive to explain in the description. The scenario is this. I have three nameservers, which are Debian VPSes which just run bind9 on a Debian 6 32 ...
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2answers
147 views

How do nameservers “failover”?

How do nameservers do failover? What decides the order in which nameservers are queried when the primary nameserver is not reachable? To illustrate, here's part of my zonefile: $TTL 3m; site.com. ...
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1answer
123 views

How do I write a zonefile so that DNS changes do not have latency?

I need to test various DNS changes on my domain which require that the zone file changes I make are updated quickly. I'm a bit confused between Refresh, Retry, Expire and TTL values. Which is the ...
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1answer
54 views

Can I use Vanity name servers for slave zone? [closed]

I am new to the whole DNS things but this is what I have done so far. I have setup a master zone using Bind DNS and I am using zonomi.com to host my salve zone. Following zonomi's documentation I ...
0
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1answer
419 views

Configuring Bind for serving as nameserver for multiple domains

I have installed bind9 on a Debian VPS, and use it as nameserver for one of my domains. It works well. dig reports correct entries. I now wish to use this nameserver for four more domains, and am a ...
0
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1answer
485 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
3k views

DNS BIND on CENTOS 6.3 and domain nameservers

I am somewhat new in BIND and DNS, so please tolerate my stupid Questions. I having problem running my own custom nameserver. I have a virtual hosting with openVZ (CENTOS 6.3), with 3 IP addresses and ...
0
votes
1answer
255 views

DNS (BIND) on VPS

I just got a new VPS and everything is working fine except one little detail: DNS. Frankly I have very limited (non-existent) experience with BIND (or DNS in general) and after quite a long time I'm ...
0
votes
1answer
490 views

Centos binding server configuration with glue record

I have trouble with dns server at Centos I have domain cloudauth.me , I have bought it from godaddy.com . I added glue record to this domain . I configured nameservers like that. ns1.cloudauth.me ...
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votes
1answer
73 views

Problems with nameservers

you are my last hope. I spent the last 2 days trying configure BIND on my CentOS 5.9 with nameservers in resolv.conf. Then I ask help to my hosting, they said: Hello, You must register your own ...
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204 views

Need to create nameservers for other domains to use on my VPS. Bind / Ubuntu

Just bought my first VPS and have a hard time configuring stuff. Uses OpenVS and Ubuntu 11.10 I have a domain setup in bind9 as master. Here is the contents of bind9 files I have configured on my ...
0
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2answers
79 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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How do I set up a reverse zone file?

I have this zone file in bind: $TTL 86400 mysite.net. IN SOA ns1.mysite.net. admin.mysite.net. ( 2006012008 86400 3600 604800 86400 ) ...
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1answer
662 views

Two A records under one domain in different servers, possible?

Is it possible to have two A records under one domain in different servers? ns1.domain.com from server1 points to 192.168.1.1 and ns2.domain.com from server2 points to 192.168.1.2 Is this ...
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1answer
182 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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888 views

Excessive CPU Utilization for Bind 9.8.1 `named` processes

I just noticed that named is eating vast amounts of CPU time for a very small network with only a few domains. Can someone help me determine what is misconfigured, please? Or how to debug this. top ...
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2answers
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BIND permission errors

I've been trying to use nsupdate to dynamiclly update my nameservers records. I get a serverfail when i attempt it. This is from the syslogs. Nov 12 08:00:53 ps133045 named[14314]: client ...
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1answer
93 views

Mass changing IP addresses for DNS [closed]

I run CPanel and I need to change ALL the IPs for one of the nameservers. Can this be done via CPanel or am I going to need to run a bash script to change all my nameserver files manually and then ...
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2answers
220 views

My own Nameserver wont resolve domain

What I want to do is to make my domain name resolve using my own nameservers. I got 3 VPSes, all running debian and a domain name, mydomain.com 2 VPS are nameservers and 1 is a webserver. At my ...
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2answers
221 views

Advice on setting up my own DDNS server

Hello I've got a petproject running, creating a DDNS that is. I've read up on it but before I start buying resources and build, I was looking for some feedback on my current thoughts. My basic idea ...
1
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3answers
1k views

Setting up BIND with wildcard nameserver [closed]

I'm looking to set up BIND to return the same IP address for every A record, no matter what the request is. It's working based on the configuration below, however what is not working is that the ns ...
1
vote
1answer
187 views

How to correctly configure nameservers

I have set up custom / private nameservers but I am still receiving an "Unknown host" error $ ping ubookings.co.za ping: cannot resolve ubookings.co.za: Unknown host The whois query shows ...
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1answer
121 views

dig and dig -x are answering different [closed]

I don't want the name provider to manage my records. I want to handle it myself. So I installed bind9 and made some configurations reading some articles and following some examples. bind didn't show ...
0
votes
1answer
321 views

How to set up a DNS name server to always resolve to a constant IP address for every request

I am looking for a simple DNS name server set up to always return the same IP address no matter what the request is. The reason for this is we are a domain registrar and when a domain is first ...
0
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2answers
2k views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
6k views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
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Too many Bind query (cache) denied, DNS attack?

Once Bind crashed and I did: tail -f /var/log/messages I see a massive number of logs every second. Is this a DNS attack? or is there something wrong? Sometimes I see a domain in logs like this: ...