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nslookup not resolving hostname

I can't seem to get nslookup to resolve correctly. Here is my hosts file: [root@clc-host ge2011.11]# cat /etc/hosts 127.0.0.1 localhost localhost.localdomain localhost4 localhost4.localdomain4 ::1 ...
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NSLOOKUP and NBLOOKUP give one IP address; PING finds another

In a Windows Server 2008 domain the on-site domain controller serves as both DNS and WINS server. It is also a DHCP server. One workstation is used as a platform for all admin of the various servers ...
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Trying to figure out why nslookup is giving me two different IP addresses

I'm pretty new to the world of computer science and ran into something that I'm having trouble understanding: I have this homework assignment asking me to list the IP address produced by using the ...
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Can't resolve hostname by ip address over nslookup [closed]

I've got an Ubuntu Server on my LAN. I can fully use it (samba, ssh, apache2, xmpp...) by using it's ip address. But I want to use the hostname to connect (e.g. ssh). When I do a nslookup with the ip ...
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What does “Default Server: Unknown” mean for Windows nslookup

I'd like to solve a question with your kind help, about nslookup on Windows. Please see my CMD commands below(run on WinXP SP2). C:\>ipconfig /all Windows IP Configuration Host Name . . ....
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My domain on AWS Route 53 wont propagate

Hi have created a record set for the domain: lazycatthemes.com on Route 53 (domain was purchased through route 53) and gave it the 4 NS settings that Route 53 told me to configure: ns-368.awsdns-46....
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Can't query most DNS servers from ESXi guests

I'm having some issues doing DNS lookups against most DNS servers from the guests on my ESXi 5.5 host. I'm saying most because I can do DNS lookups just fine against the DNS servers I've configured ...
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BIND DNS nslookup NXDOMAIN

I have BIND DNS server installed in my LAN on Linux CentOS on IP 192.168.0.30. I also have HTTPD Web server installed in my LAN on Linux Centos on IP 192.168.0.23. My /etc/named.conf file is ...
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In a BIND.. Weird DNS issue

I have now somehow replicated a weird issue with one of my DNS zones on two different servers and with two different versions of ISC BIND. I have a sub-domain delegated to my server. The first time ...
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nslookup picking up wrong address

All of my client machines are picking up the incorrect server address when using nslookup. I also get the incorrect DNS Servers when using ipconfig /all C:\Users\>nslookup Default Server: ...
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Finding all aliases for a server

Our network admin is away at the moment. I'm trying to find all aliases attached to a given server on our network (actually a number of servers) After googling around it seems like nslookup might do ...
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How and why should I serve a 404 when my site's static ip is directly requested?

I am trying to improve the production environment on my website's server. I notice that many sites do not have an IP address that is directly accessible, yet it looks like my site's IP is accessible. ...
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Wrong IP when issuing nslookup - Windows DNS Server [closed]

I recently setup a Windows Active Directory server for Home use. (for learning purposes) Now I have the following problem when using nslookup on a connected client: http://s17.postimg.org/vcfivvmkf/...
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Bind Server issue: Can not nslookup from client when DNS Master is down, but still can connect to Internet

I setup 2 Bind servers on Ubuntu Server 14.04. The first one is Master DNS and the second is Slave. I have a DHCP server running isc-dhcp-server and assign 2 DNS Server IP for clients Everything seem ...
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why is a wget to http://graph.facebook.com resolving to my server's IP?

This makes absolutely no sense and I spent 3 hours trying to figure this out. Suddenly all my scripts connecting to Facebook stopped working, so I tried to do this: root@s01 [~]# wget http://graph....
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nslookup requests time out regardless of server - ping is fine

I've been having intermittent internet connection issues for a week or so now. I now suspect that these are just DNS issues rather than connection issues. At the moment I can ping google.co.uk no ...
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Google DNS returns SERVFAIL for domain [duplicate]

Hope someone can help I know the basics of DNS setup, am having an issue with my hosting company. Have several domains hosted, DNS settings are basically setup by the hosting company using their ...
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All DNS queries to AD DNS server suffixed with xxxxx.cloudapp.net

I configured an Azure VM with Windows 2012 R2 and the DNS Server role installed. I have another VM in the same VNet and I am using nslookup to query the DNS server. Every time I query any domain ...
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Named on AIX (5.3) - DIG won't find hosts without FQDN?

Ok I'm a newb to AIX and Named, so hopfully I'm just missing something easy. :) The goal is to just have smooth DNS lookups in this goofy Windows workgroup/AIX DNS setup (it will change eventually, ...
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How can I find the LDAP server in the DNS on Windows?

For Linux, this command should return the DNS record for the LDAP server host -t srv _ldap._tcp.DOMAINNAME (found at Authenticating from Java (Linux) to Active Directory using LDAP WITHOUT ...
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Setting up Reverse DNS - SERVFAIL error

I am using Ubuntu Server and installed BIND9 so I could set up a DNS server. I am tying to configure Reverse DNS. Here is my /etc/bind/named.conf.local file: zone "grupolar.com" in{ type master; ...
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Reverse IP Lookups [closed]

When I resolve google.com I get the following ip addresses Name: google.com Addresses: 2607:f8b0:4006:80b::1006 173.194.123.6 173.194.123.0 173.194.123.8 e.t.c However ...
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DNS - NSLOOKUP what is the meaning of the non-authoritative answer?

When I do a NS Lookup, for some domains I get the reply saying Non-authorative answer:. I want to know what it means? Got answer: HEADER: opcode = QUERY, id = 3, rcode = NXDOMAIN ...
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OpenVPN client nslookup failure after disconnect

Currently I am trying to route my traffic through a gateway running Debian Linux which forwards all incoming traffic thorugh a VPN connection (Client -> Gateway with OpenVPN client -> VPN server -> ...
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PC's cant resolve the servers name

we've recently upgraded our server and we've been having an issue where the computers can't find the server without me mapping it's IP in the hosts file. They can find it when I fully qualify it with ...
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nslookup is OK, but curl says Couldn't resolve host

curl -L https://github.com/docker/compose/releases/download/1.3.1/docker-compose-`uname -s`-`uname -m` > /usr/local/bin/docker-compose % Total % Received % Xferd Average Speed Time Time ...
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nslookup how to get list of domains in a DNS server

I want to list all domains In a DNS Server. More details: spouse that foo.com is a web hosting company and ns1.foo.com is their DNS server. the web sites foo1.com to foo100.com are hosted by this ...
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Force use of IPv6 address over IPv4 address

I'm attempting to serve a website from a machine that only has an IPv6 address. I have purchased a domain name and changed the AAAA record of the DNS resource record to my IPv6 address, and have ...
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Nslookup not showing the updated records. Cached?

In Linux server it does not show the updated entry which should be a public IP. I installed nscd and restarted it to see if it'll flush. Its a squid server, fyi nslookup subdomain.domain.com ...
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Nslookup not using hosts file

So I've set public IP on the hosts file for a certain public IP address, but it picks up private ip from nowhere or from DNS. Content of windows hosts file C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc\Hosts ...
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Configuring DNS server on Windows Server 2012 R2

I have successfully setup a DNS server on my local virtual machine and its running and I've mapped 2 public IP's with my domain name (****.com). I also created reverse lookup zones which basically map ...
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Why is ping not returning local DNS cache result? (Using DNS caching server on an internal network.)

Yet another post about this nslookup works but ping does not. I’ve read a handful of forum posts but could not find anything relevant to my setup and problem, of resolving external domain names on an ...
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Simple dig output?

In a script I want to be able to write an IP address to somewhere easily, so I thought using dig (or a similar command) with back-ticks. However the simplest output I've been able to come up to wrt ...
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Trying to understand DNS resolution inconsistency

I'm using a DNS issue I've run into to help me understand DNS resolution better. I can't seem to figure out the inconsistency I'm seeing when resolving www.fandompost.com. At the top of my query list ...
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What should be the reverse DNS for the email server?

When I nslookup x.x.x.x my web server's IP address I get this error: Non-existent domain. Must it return the top domain like mydomain.com or it is okay to return some.random.subdaomains.mydomain.com?...
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PowerDNS authoritative name server works but non-authoritative name server servfail

In my current role as Devops I have been assigned a few tasks that are new to me including setting up a PDNS server with MySQL backend. After initial setup of the server I tested responses from the ...
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server can't find XXX.in-addr.arpa: NXDOMAIN

I am facing problem while configuring BIND DNS sowing server can't find XXX.in-addr.arpa: NXDOMAIN while reverse dns check! everything works on forward DNS lookup but reverse DNS lookup fails. Here ...
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Cannot find solution to “One or more of your nameservers did not return any of your NS records.” on intoDNS site

I have set up DNS on my Linux Centos server and when I test on this site I get the following errors: WARNING: One or more of your nameservers did not return any of your NS records. ERROR: ...
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dig succeeds, nslookup fails (with dnsmasq as the server)

I installed dnsmasq on a machine of mine (It's a Kubuntu 12.04 LTS), backed only by /etc/hosts (no connection to the Internet until later). Now, if I dig mymachine, I get 192.168.0.1, but if I try to ...
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nslookup does not work on certain IP address [closed]

when I gave nslookup 74.125.236.200 Server: 192.168.5.11 Address: 192.168.5.11#53 Non-authoritative answer: 200.236.125.74.in-addr.arpa name = maa03s17-in-f8.1e100.net. ...
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What are all the possible causes of the “An Active Directory Domain Controller (AD DC) for the domain …” error message?

Earlier I was having issues connecting one of my workstations (client) to my domain, and I thought it was because the domain was not in my possession yet (reference: this question). But, due to the ...
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Oracle GNS (Grid Naming Service) Breaks DNS

Am running a 2-node Oracle 12.1.0.2.0 ASM Flex Cluster using Oracle GNS which I believe uses zeroconf to create it's adhoc network. Before GNS starts, DNS works, i.e. nslookup, dig, ping, ssh all ...
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Can't resolve local IP using remote dns server

I'm trying to do something I thought would be pretty simple. Mapping local.mydomain.com to 192.168.0.1 using my registrar's DNS server.(namecheap.com) I've added an A Record for local with value of ...
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Detecting a network from ansible playbook using nslookup

I am working on a Vagrant + Ansible configuration for my team that sets up a developer VM, some of the artifacts needed are only available from my corporate network either by being physically on it or ...
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Understanding apparent DNS changes between centos 6 and 7

I have a couple of test systems running Centos 6 and I thought I'd try out Centos 7. Apart from all the obvious differences (no iptables, no ifconfig), there is one thing that really had me scratching ...
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How does netstat get a hostname from IP while nslookup & nblookup fail every time?

In Windows Server 2003, when I run netstat with no flags, it takes much longer than netstat -n to return results. I realize this is because it has to perform reverse lookups by IP address to get the ...
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How to change hostname without reboot? [closed]

I follow the instructions in http://askubuntu.com/questions/87665/how-do-i-change-the-hostname-without-a-restart. The host name is changed correctly when I verify using "hostname". However, there is ...
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How to get authoritative answers from nslookup? [closed]

Why is it "Non-authoritative"? Even when I look for yahoo.com ip with ns3.yahoo.com I get Non-authoritative answer. Why does a yahoo server keep stackoverflow's ip? From where do I get stackoverflow'...
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nslookup for SRV records (or any non-A records) in non-interactive mode

Is the anyway to run nslookup (Centos 5 or Windows) such that it will look up record types other than A, without having to go to interactive mode and using set type=? For example, I'd like a command ...
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nslookup cannot resolve hostname for machine on external domain from internal domain

Keep in mind, this issue is exclusively for Windows platforms. For a particular company, they have an internal and external domain. One is behind the firewall, and one is in front. I am sitting on ...