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Why are there many domain names resolving to IP like 8.8.8.8 and many other? [closed]

I have been wondering why are there many domain names assigning public address that already owned by other (apart from shared hosting/ip), for example hundreds or thousands domain names assigned (or ...
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Windows 2012 Server, DNS resolve host for client

I've been looking for way to resolve host name for client on Windows Server 2012, just like if I added it to hosts file of the client workstations running Windows 7/8. In hosts file I would add ...
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Forwarding queries to alternative Nameserver - Bind9

I currently have setup a bind9 DNS on my linux machine, I have created one zone for domain a.com and pointed to it from within my named.conf file. When using this DNS, I can see that when visiting ...
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Redirecting an entire domain to another in one CNAME record [duplicate]

Is there a way to redirect an entire domain to another domain through one CNAME record? For example [anyhost].domain1.com pointing to [anyhost].domain2.com where no matter what host name I enter in ...
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DNS - How to make existing domain to no longer resolve & maintain functional MX record [duplicate]

I would like an existing domain to no longer resolve (terrible historical SEO? work, content will move to another domain) And at the same time only maintain that domains historical email address for ...
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nginx and php | can't resolve hostname and make connection with FQDN

I don't know what can cause this problem, nginx configs or php or anything else but : I can not make connection when host value for these php functions listed below is set to FQDN like ...
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Hosting server IP address doesn't match A record but still resolves, website loads ok?

Pretty confused by this, I have a website which is on a Fasthosts shared hosting package, the server IP is 213.171.xxx.x However when you do a DNS lookup the A record is a completely different IP ...
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Locally resolve a name in a DSN lookup (Host not found: 3(NXDOMAIN))

I have a Ubuntu 14.04 Server virtual machine in which I would like to resolve a symbolic name to an IP address locally (i.e., the machine itself should provide the mapping). The mapping is the ...
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IPTables cannot resolve dns [closed]

I'm running Debian 6 32Bit I finally just setup my iptables, but I cannot seem to connect to any external server from my box -A INPUT -i lo -j ACCEPT -A INPUT -p tcp -m tcp --dport 443 -j ACCEPT -A ...
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Open VPN: add DNS rule to change server domain to local IP

I have a working setup, where all traffic is redirected via a open VPN tunnel. Only issue I have left is, that I want the domain of the server to be the local IP address. Meaning that when the client ...
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Local domain is resolved in nslookup but not in a browser

I'm facing a really strange and annoying problem with my network configuration. In my network we have a diverse list of OSs and servers. We are using Microsoft DNS server 6.1 on a Windows Server 2008 ...
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fake outgoing connection to another ip ?? is that possible [closed]

simply i have a script which is crypted and compiled , when run to check for a file if exist or not on a remote server which ip is 1.x.x.x problem the server 1.x.x.x is not any more working so iam ...
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.co TLD domains do not resolve while others do

I'm running LAMP with Interworx CP. its on a Centos 6.4 box and the DNS Interworx installed is DJBDNS 1.05. I have multiple domains "hosted" on the box, some .com, some .org, and some .net. When ...
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Why won't outlook/exchange resolve this particular user

This email address is a domain email address: callcentre@domain.co.uk I have no issues sending emails to any other email@domain.co.uk. I've narrowed the problem down to the resolving of the domain ...
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Disable AAAA lookups in libcurl

We have a step during in of our large map reduce that does DNS resolutions. The application itself uses the c-ares library as well as libcurl. I notice that with each resolution, there is first an ...
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Domain not resolving with CNAME

I'm really struggling to get a website up and running for the NHS. Apologies in advance as it's the first time I've had to setup a domain without using NS records so I'm a tad out of my depth. I ...
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I cannot telnet www.google.com 80 on my centos, why?

On my centos I have a problem. I cannot: [root@server]# telnet www.google.com 80 telnet: www.google.com: Name or service not known www.google.com: Unknown server error [root@server]# However I ...
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Windows 2008 R2 Not resolving IP's or domains

I have two servers with Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 x64, and today I realized that one of them don't resolve IP's or domain names. If I ping the same machine IP, it respond, but if I ping an ...
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Cannot resolve a single A Record from client machine

I set up a simple Bind server on my VPS and it is working properly. The problem occurs with my local windows machines, which are connected to internet through the home router. I created an A-record ...
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Server tries to resolve domains through itself

From tcpdump: Sep 12 23:03:43 server named[25095]: error (unexpected RCODE SERVFAIL) resolving 'exitlist.torproject.org.www.mydomain.com/A/IN': ip#53 OS: CentOS 6 resolv.conf search www.domain.com ...
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Why application root “~” resolves to site root “/” in ASP.NET?

I have an ASP.NET Web Forms site developed under Visual Studio 2012. There is a master page with navigation bar and links to CSS tables. Bot are specified using the application root operator "~" ...
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How do I change the name of my resolve host? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is reverse DNS? Traceroute an IP and the last entry gives me the host the IP resolved to. How do I change that?
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Understanding the DNS domain lookup mechanism

The specific query that led me to try and unpick this process was: Will a DNS lookup for a subdomain, such as assets.example.com, be faster if the parent domain, example.com, has already been ...
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DNS and Web servers on a single machine (same IP)

I have a server with DNS and IIS7.5 installed. I also own a domain xyz.com (fictitious name, of course). How do I setup DNS to resolve to machine's IP for this domain provided DNS is installed on the ...
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NginX domain resolver

Having nginx installed and Apache on port 8080. The trouble is: I'm building site for production domain (let's say mysite.com) and have everything configured for that domain. I change my Windows hosts ...
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How to specify search domain name of nginx resolver for proxy_pass

Assuming my server is www.mydomain.com, on Nginx 1.0.6 I'm trying to proxy all request to http://www.mydomain.com/fetch to other hosts, the destination URL is specified as a GET parameter named ...
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Do foreign domains, like .ly take longer to resolve?

I have a .ly domain I want to get - but my concern is that initial resolution will take longer then a simple .com domain (e.g. when a customer views my site). Or is it just duplicated on domestic name ...
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Slow resolve time

When it comes to servers I defiantly struggle I have recently set up a rack space cloud. I have two domains pointing to it: http://www.nintendowiis.com and the actual domain I will be using for it ...
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Cannot resolve Hostname to IP, but IP to hostname works

I have deployed a bunch of windows server VMs on a cloud hosting service. These machines are all joined to a domain controller on the same service, which also hosts DNS. All of the domain-joined ...
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Remote Desktop Connection Screen is totaly black but server is working perfectly

Server is working perfectly but when I do RDC screen is only black. This happened before and I fixed it by powering off the server via KVM/IP, but I don't want do that again. How can I fix this issue. ...
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DNS resolution over DHCP

I have a m0n0wall router a VMWare workstation running ubuntu a windows 7 workstation running the VM The ubuntu hostname is "renraku" From the windows machine I can't resolve dns automatically for ...
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Different Domain Registrars and New Nameserver Update Discrepancy?

After migrating from different dedicated servers from completely different providers, I then had to update nameservers on hundreds of domains from different registrars. I notice that GoDaddy DNS ...
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Nameserver change jumps back to old nameservers - Cause?

Migrated from Server A to Server B from different providers, with different IP's for hostname, nameservers, etc. I've updated the nameservers for a number of domains, and they seem to be propagating, ...
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BIND9 DNS Problems - Not resolving

I host a BIND9 DNS server for my VirtualMin users to use. And It only resolves for 75% of the people. It has been WELL over 1 week now. Here is a sample. $ttl 38400 @ IN SOA axxim.net. ...
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BIND having trouble resolving service.graphicly.com

Since about two weeks ago, we haven't been able to resolve service.graphicly.com: dig @192.168.0.12 service.graphicly.com ; <<>> DiG 9.3.4-P1 <<>> @192.168.0.12 ...
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I'm trying to setup custom nameservers but this does not make sense - At all

I have a VPS running WebHost Manager and my boss wants to run custom nameservers so the sites we then setup use 'ns1.ourbusiness.com' rather than something like 'ns1.xname.org'. Here's the steps I ...
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nslookup works but ping doesn't

I have a server running Debian etch. It runs [qmail] and sends mail. Mail server works correct but the strange thing is from server itself it can't resolve hostnames. I can use nslookup and dig ...
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Netgear FVS318g Problem Resolving Local Connections by Name

Does anyone know if this router perfoms local dns caching for the DHCP connections it dishes out locally? I cannot seem to access any hosts connected to it by name, although the connected hosts are ...
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WGET can't resolve host

I've got 2 machines on the same sub-net running Debian 5.0. They use the same DNS (/etc/resolv.conf), they route to the same gateway (#route) and they have the same iptables settings (#iptables -L). ...