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My AD domain and DNS domain names are the same. Can this be resolved with SRV secords?

My company has a website with the domain name of acme.com. It also used acme.com as the AD domain name. External DNS is set up properly. Internal DNS has to resolve to the DC, for obvious reasons. As ...
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Can winbind influence name resolution in Linux

I have to Linux boxes on vagrant, the have the same /etc/resolv.conf and /etc/hosts, but one is using winbind to do SSO with Active Directory. When I try to resolve the domain controllers with: dig ...
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Should I specify the SRV record “_jabber._tcp”?

I’m running an XMPP server and have specified the SRV records _xmpp-client._tcp, and _xmpp-server._tcp. I often see that people also specify _jabber._tcp (for example, in Alnitak’s answer), but I ...
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Can I control which DNS record a client application uses?

I'm trying to make our set of servers more fault tolerant. I have a web server, a mail server and a PBX server that uses SIP. I know that for each service, I can have the DNS return multiple A, MX ...
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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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Does IIS have a SRV _SERVICE record?

This may seem an odd question but I don't full understand SRV records. I am basically trying to point: something.example.com to and IP like 111.111.111.111:8089 I have done something similar for a ...
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SRV DNS Record with Custom Ports. Am I misunderstanding what SRV is supposed to do?

I have read up on SRV records, and thinking I understand what they are meant for, I want to achieve the following: In short: Bind a hostname to another hostname, but changing the port. I.e. Take ...
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Cannot create a new domain in an existing active directory forest

I have a domain controller setup on Windows Server 2008 R2 (Forest) and I have another Windows Server 2008 R2 (New Domain) and I want to create a new domain in an existing forest. I get the following ...
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Host does not support SRV records, what are my options?

I need to use SRV records for multiple game servers that uses different ports in one machine. I read about SRV Records and it seems like it's what I need. I asked the website host I am using and they ...
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How to do delegation on BIND server

continuing the last question about Windows AD + Linux BIND. I decided to create a subdamain for AD to run on. It's ad.wxxx.xxxxx. My configuration is okay, but I don't think it does the delegation ...
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Minecraft DNS SRV record correct setup

I am trying to setup DNS SRV records on my domain so that my players are able to connect without entering the IP address and port of my Minecraft server. I've successfully created an A record and ...
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Linux Client Active Directory Authentication stops working when failover

I have an issue with Linux clients trying to AD authentication by targeting a DNS name (corp.example.com). I have 2 Domain Controller servers DC1(10.0.0.3/24), DC2(10.1.0.3/24) both domain controllers ...
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Demoted 2003R2 DC SRV record still listed in DNS

Yesterday I demoted a 2003R2 DC (but forgot to remove the DNS role), removed it from the domain, changed it's IP address and shut it down. Everything went pretty well (minus a host of authentication ...
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Adding SRV record - How to?

yes I now that I can have my domain reseller done that but my reseller domain.com fails to add it and when I ask them about how to add a srv record they told me to transfer my domain to zoneedit.com. ...
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Why do browsers not use SRV records?

Why do browsers not use SRV records? It seems like a minimal amount of work and it will make the server-side implementation of reliable websites much simpler. SRV records have been around for ...
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SRV records not populating correctly

I have a lync box with a SIP SRV record that isn't working for a significant portion of clients, despite their ability to resolve the FQDN of the edge server. What could cause inconsistent resolution ...
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What are the main differences between SRV records and TXT records?

I'm trying to consolidate domain names for the servers I look after to just use one panel instead of 3 or 4, and one thing stopping me is that the provider I originally wanted to move them to only ...