A name server is a computer server that hosts a network service for providing responses to queries against a directory service.

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New server/domain - Setting it up with CloudFlare [on hold]

I hope this is the right place to ask such a question. I've bought a domain at name.com. My nameserver settings at name.com looks like this: norm.ns.cloudflare.com dana.ns.cloudflare.com I have ...
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Missing nameservers reported by parent and your nameservers

I've been going at this for a few days now and neither previous hosting company nor current one seem to be able to help me sort this out. I am migrating an opencart-based online shop between two ...
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Name Server History? [duplicate]

I have a domain ( financialcharting dot com ) which is registered with 123-reg.co.uk. I have it pointed to a godaddy hosting account. It was working happily for a few years until last week, when the ...
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how to check name servers are pointing to my server IP

I have an application in node.js on a VPS(Cent OS 6.6) and I have set the port to 80. the problem I'm having is that the zone I have created in my DNS server doesn't work. I have created the name ...
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Host command returns two different IP addresses when run sequentially

Here's an interesting problem: ~ $ host gitlab.myorg.com gitlab.myorg.com is an alias for aln7git01.myorg.com. aln7git01.myorg.com has address 172.30.9.197 ~ $ host gitlab.myorg.com gitlab.myorg.com ...
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Switching DNS is breaking https redirects

We (my company) recently switch our name servers from GoDaddy to Amazon. Our sites remain hosted on GoDaddy. Before switching name servers, everything worked fine. We have a site, ...
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Mapping main domain and subdomain to different nameservers [duplicate]

I have mapped my main domain to a different hosting using NS record. but I want to map a subdomain on the same hosting. What DNS setting do I need to configure? Example: abc.com is mapped to ...
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WARNING: One or more of your nameservers did not return any of your NS records

New to this website hosting and NS records so kindly be easy on me. Kindly help me to resolve this this error. spoke to my Hosting provider as well and they keep saying that I need to change the NS ...
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DNAME Functionality Using CNAME

I have a simple name server with namecheap, however the company I host Teamspeak with redirects to have an IP with Teamspeak's default port. So the IP they give me actually looks like this instead, ...
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DNS root record hardcoded then why it has ttl?

I host a recursive name server locally so I don't need my service provider or another public DNS server for name resolution. Although the root name server IP-addresses are hardcoded in the config file ...
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How to figure out why sites on my server aren't loading? [closed]

I seem to randomly receive "page cannot load, cannot connect to server" errors for sites on one of my servers. when this happens, it seems to only happen on certain IPs or IP ranges at a time. I say ...
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Basic VPS and DNS / Nameserver questions

I have this situation: my own domain example.com registered at companyA.com a cPanel/WHM hosting at companyB.com, where I have the website for example.com. a new VPS, provided by companyC.com At ...
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Injecting DNS records for a domain on your DNS server for local domain clients

I have a Microsoft DNS server setup and running for my local domain (mydomain.local). I have set up a public domain since then (mydomain.com) and want all my local clients to have different A hosts ...
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New install of authorative BIND9 logging requests but not responding

I have setup a new CentOS7 server, updated and installed bind + bind-utils to be used as an authoritative public facing NS. It seems to be ignoring external DNS queries. Configured logging, opened ...
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proper DNS setup for Dedicated server

I have some problems with .hr domains (croatian domain) and I think I've messed up DNS records. For example: jelisavacwlan.hr work ok, but centartepiha.hr sometimes get unaccessible (even ping ...
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Missing glue at child name server

I was running a quick check on Pingdom.com for a new website/server setup and have run into these two errors for the name servers: Missing glue at child: ns1.MYDOMAIN.co.uk The IP address of the ...
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What DNS record can redirect to a different domain?

I have a domain registered foo.co.il I have a temporary free web hosting - foo.3owl.com and I would like to define the DNS records so that when a user tries to access foo.co.il he will be forwarded ...
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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 with ns1.cloudauth.me and ...
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Query DNS for multiple domains at once

I have recently moved servers and want to query all of the accounts domains on the new server to check that they are all resolving to the correct NS. I am currently using ...
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bind9 ubuntu set up correctly, quit working

While I'm talking about Chef a bit here, I'm fairly confident the problem has nothing to do with Chef) We manage all of our Linux (Ubuntu) servers, which are running our web infrastructure, with Chef, ...
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nameservers do not agree on the SOA serial

I have two domains pointing at the same IP address with A records. Both domains use the same two nameservers, and still I am having big connection issues for many, but not all of the customers coming ...
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What is the real-world impact of glue records on DNS resolution time?

It is common to provide 'glue' records along with NS records, to spare DNS resolvers the bother of looking up the IP address of the DNS server itself. However, it is not even desirable to provide ...
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Is it possible to transfer an IP address from one host to another?

I have a client that created over 600+ websites whose DNS records point to an actual IP address and not name servers. They are looking to move from their current host and do not want to lose their IP ...
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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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SERVER_NAME vs HTTP_HOST (Nginx + PHP)

I have a catchall server configuration that gets all sub-domains and point them to the same PHP script. There are thousands of sub-domains and they are created dynamically. The PHP script uses the ...
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DNS errors after changing nameservers for Cloudflare

I don't know if this is the right place for my question, but I have a problem with my DNS/nameservers after changing the nameservers. I'm not sure if it is a problem at my side or at my webhost. I ...
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Finding all domains registered in a nameserver

Up until now, I was pretty confident that it was pretty much impossible to list all the domains handled by a nameserver. But apparently, there exists a couple of websites on the Internet that are ...
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Testing DNS configuration of domain by using hosts file?

I'm currently migrating a website to another server, and want to test the DNS configuration (more specifically, email MX records) before moving the domain over. I've configured the DNS on the new ...
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Possible to direct naked domain to external IP

So I found this post: configure Bind to have a custom domain on tumblr and I was trying to ask a related question: Would it be possible to set up an A record pointing traffic to domain.com to ...
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What is the benefit of cloudfares or inkapsulas etc ddos protection [closed]

My Server get even more attacked via DDOS. And im thinking about buying a service like cloudfare or incapsule for preventing DDOS. But i dont understand one thing. When the attackers see that the ...
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in Debian rescue shell: cannot resolve FTP/HTTP addresses

After accidentally removing a package needed for DHCP, my Debian installation has lost internet access. After rebooting from Debian-netinstall disk, and entering a rescue shell, the situation is as ...
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Namservers for GoDaddy Add-On Domains

I have a domain registered with a country tld mydomain.co.zw . I added it as an addon domain with GoDaddy and asked their support which nameservers my domain registrar should use. They gave me the ...
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How to create custom nameserver that points to another name server?

Example I use amazon Route 53 Amazon gives me DNS such as ns-111.awsdns-36.net ns-222.awsdns-13.org ns-333.awsdns-53.co.uk ns-444.awsdns-20.com But I want to create my own custom nameserver alias, ...
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Binding two server with one IP each to nameservers?

I have one VPS (example1.com ON 1.1.1.1) and one dedicated server (example2.com ON 1.1.1.2). I need to use my custom nameservers. Currently I am using ns1.example1.com and ns2.example1.com both ...
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Does this NSLOOKUP timeout with ZoneEdit mean their DNS servers are down?

My DNS zone record appears to be degrading. NSLOOKUP on www.whatpub.org gives a timeout. Am I right in saying this means the two ZoneEdit nameservers I use (ns2.zoneedit.com & ns17.zoneedit.com) ...
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DNS & Namesevers working for one domain but not the other. Same settings [closed]

So here is my current set up: ns1.hutber & ns2.hutber.com are pointing to hutber.com via c1domains.com ns1.hutber & ns2.hutber.com are pointing to wingspartytime.com via 123-reg hutber.com is ...
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Master DNS server doesn't serve the clients [closed]

Until yesterday I had a dedicated server with 2 IPs and Plesk. The NS, NS2 is running on same server, I'm using Plesk to add the domain records. Everything I worked great. Yesterday I had to buy an ...
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rndc fails to add zone, bind99 freebsd

I solved all rndc key errors and appear to perform most functions but when testing the addzone feature I am getting this error while trying to use rndc to add a fresh new zone -> rndc addzone ...
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Performance penalties for private NS verses one from hosting company on VPS [closed]

I am planning on getting a VPS account. Is there a performance penalty if I set up my own name server (ns) and use that for all my domains rather than use the name server provided by the hosting ...
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Multiple Computers Running IIS with a Singular Public IP how to handle incoming communications?

At our company, we have three separate servers that house IIS currently. Each of these three servers have the same public IP address and essentially reside on the same network under different subnets. ...
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Missing nameservers reported by parent

The following error came while i checked my dns configurations.But i havent mentioned this name servers in the doamin nameserver FAIL: The following nameservers are listed at your nameservers as ...
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How to find out about the nameserver configuration on a VPS

I recently inherited the management of a dedicated server with a number of VPSs installed on it, each of them hosting a number of websites and domains We require e-mail for one of the domains ...
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Nameserver as CNAME [duplicate]

We have a ton of client sites pointing to ns1.hostingcompany.com. I'd like to create whitelabel nameservers so we can easily move sites/servers as needed. For example, I'd like to try Cloudflare ...
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Where does dig additional section nameserver information come from? [duplicate]

I have a client whose website has intermittent issues, which I believe are due to DNS lookup. When this happens and they do a ping, the host cannot be resolved. Therefore, I ran: dig ...
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app engine custom domain not working

I'm using Google App Engine with Google Apps. I can access my site through http://mydomain.appspot.com. I've been setting it up with a custom domain using http://aralbalkan.com/1466 I registered my ...
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resolv.conf search suffix limited to six domains and 256 characters

Is there a way to increase the resolv.conf search suffix limitation beyond six domains and 256 characters? This is an issue for an environment that has well over six domains to consider. I realize ...
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there is a way to host 1 website in 2 Dedicated Server? [closed]

I want to host my website exemple.com in 2 dedicated servers i m hosting the website now in one server , connected to the domain using the nameservers Now i need to add the second server , how to ...
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Name Server change & propagation works partially : Success for US and fail for India

Our domain is hosted with Enom. DNS records are managed under Enom's reseller for India called Pugmarks. We want to switch DNS record management service from Enom/Reseller over to AWS Route53, ...
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unable to remove nameserver from resolv.conf (originally an postfix/policyd-weight error message)

I'm using postfix on my Debian (wheezy) server and have it configured to use policyd-weight as follows in the main.cf file: smtpd_recipient_restrictions = reject_non_fqdn_recipient, ...
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dig command on linux returning differing results

Running the command dig against a particular domain, returns the previous name server details. For example; domain.com. 41068 IN NS ns1.nameserver1.com. Now if i run the command dig ...