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PTR record created, but not found

We are a small ISP, using linux DNS servers. Recently a client has asked us to create a rDNS zone for a specific IP address, which is used for a mail server. They keep getting message failures for ...
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Using a CNAME to forward traffic from a naked domain

I have a domain, flyh2.com. I use a CName to forward www.flyh2.com to flyh2.elasticbeanstalk.com where my web site is hosted. This is the only way Amazon allows custom domain names. A records aren't ...
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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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proper DNS setup for Dedicated server

I have some problems with .hr domains (croatian domain) and I think I messed up DNS records. For example: jelisavacwlan.hr work ok, but centartepiha.hr sometimes get unaccessible (even ping doesn't ...
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pointing different records to a CNAME record

I am trying to figure out the following and want to know "why" this is or is not possible. 1) May an MX record “point to” a CNAME record? 2) May a CNAME record “point to” a CNAME record? 3) May an ...
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Setting up SRV records for a Minecraft server

I have a Minecraft server listening on port 25566, and I'm trying to set up an SRV record on my domain so you can access that game server by just typing the ip: play.gameserver.com. After many tries ...
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is there any way to determine the date a domain DNS record like MX record was published ?

We need a way to determine when exactly a DNS record such as MX was published for a domain. Does anyone have a clue?
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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 like that. ns1.cloudauth.me ...
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PTR record needed? Where?

I have a problem which I think can be resolved by adding a ptr record. Email isn't working for xx@domain_a.com. I looked up the smtp issues on mxtoolbox.com which returned the following: SMTP Reverse ...
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Why did I loose access to the mailboxes on my old web/mail host after changing to a new one but keeping old MX values

So I changed the NS records with registrar to point at the new webhosts DNS servers and edited the SOA record there, deleting the new hosts default MX records and instead putting in the old ones for ...
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Is it possible to have my Company to be assigned to IP address

I have no idea how IP allocation works, but i rented VPS from one provider along with 5 IP addresses, now this provider hosts servers at Dimenoc. When i see whoise record for my IP address i see ...
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How to enable my clients use a custom domain name

I want people to be able to use a custom domain name to access an application I have hosted on my server. From what I have read, people can do this by changing the A Record of their accounts to my IP ...
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Run batch script showing output & recording output to a file

I know cmd > file.txt to record an output of a command to a file in Windows!. Does anybody know how to run a batch script recording the output to a file AND also showing the output on the command ...
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What Type of DNS Record do I Need to Make a Sub-domain?

I'm making a website, and I need a sub-domain. I need to email my host so he can add the sub-domain linking, but I don't know which type of DNS record to add on my end in the DNS. Is it A or CNAME? ...
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Cached MX records from Network Solutions..?

The two emails: new_email@website.com ( Previously Network Solutions, now a Google Apps account ) other_email@other_website.com ( A Network Solutions email account ) I changed my MX Records for ...
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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 name ...
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How to change mx record in cent os web server without third parties cp

I am using centOS dedicated server with matrix control panel, which doen't have facility to change mx record so that I can send my email to google apps mail. Plaese help me.
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Windows Server DNS Redirect

I would like to redirect a domain to a host on my local network. Ex: www.microsoft.com locally redirects to: host.ad.mydomain.local What type of DNS record do I need?