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Questions tagged [dns-hosting]

DNS hosting service is the service than runs DNS servers.

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How to use ApacheDS as LDAP backend with BIND9 or other

After long time passed on the web looking for a way to use ApacheDS as backend LDAP with BIND9, I found nothing about this subject, so I ask here. I am preparing setup of the infrastructure of my ...
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Setup custom domain on GithubPages with QHoster?

I've registered a domain with qhoster.com (foo.com) and I want to link it to my GitHubPages webpage. I've followed the GithubPages guide about this and I don’t manage to make it work. When I go to ...
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How to transfer DNS records to new DNS provider with very little or no downtime in resolution

I'd like to transfer DNS records from Network Solutions to DNS Made Easy, mainly to take advantage of "DNS Failover" provided by DNS Made Easy to automatically fail a couple of key A records over to ...
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Hosting my own DNS server for my domain, force IP resolution based off visitor's IP address

This is specifically for my domain, the users/visitors will not use my dns server at all. Is this even possible? I need to setup a dns server that I can host my domain on, that when requested will ...
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Testing a Glue record before switching nameservers

I have a domain like example.com which I have from google domains. I created 2 nameservers and called them dns1.example.com and dns2.example.com. i finished their configuration and opened port 53 on ...
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Why do hosting services like SquareSpace require CNAME records in DNS settings, when pointing a domain to the Squarespace servers?

I pointed a domain https://www.example.com to https://www.example-2.com by updating the @ and www A Records in the DNS settings of https://www.example.com, to use the IP address of https://www.example-...
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Can I make subdomain of company website only accessable on our company network?

I have created a WordPress site for our company intranet. I also created a subdomain called intranet.example.com. Is it possible to make this subdomain only accessible from our local network? If not, ...
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How to connect my new .net domain to node.js server IP

I have port forwarded my IP and port. Everything works great and I can connect to my node.js server at mypublicip:1337 from another device on another network. So, I purchased a domain and now I need ...
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Domain Ownership Criteria (.eu)

< Reposted from Stack Overflow on recommendation > Depending on the outcome of discussions political in the UK, we may lose the right to hold .eu domains on the 29th of the month. This is mandated ...
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How to retain domain name in url - Configuring Virtual host in apache 2 with aws linux instance

I'm trying to configure virtual host in apache2 in ubuntu instance hosted with aws and successfully redirected the requests to the appropriate website. Further clicking on the links on the index ...
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DNS Flag Day: what action is needed for edns512tcp=reset error?

Using the domain test at https://dnsflagday.net reports that our domains (hosted at several different DNS companies) all fail with this (note the edns512tcp=reset): xxxxxxxxx.com. @98.124.243.3 (dns5....
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Disable web access (HTTP) for a DNS record

I have a DNS record (A record) that points to a server that have TeamSpeak3 server and a web server. I'd like to disable web access to the record but keep the TeamSpeak3 access. NOTE: I don't own ...
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How to setup subdomain DNS in Windows Server 2016

I have purchased a Windows VPS from godaddy with Self Managed option. I want to use it for website hosting purpose. I thought it would be easier to setup the IIS and DNS etc, but now its looking tough ...
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Cloudflare Not Handling Internal Server HTTP 500 Error

I'm on Cloudflare's Pro Service. I've created a custom page for "Always On" and 500 Custom errors. However, when I mimic an error on the server creating a 500 error I see the server error message ...
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linux web server, send mail using external (hosting provider) dns

I set Ubuntu 16.04 LTS server as web server (apache-php-mysql and sendmail) with valid public ip-address. Also, I use a hosting provider to redirect www.mydomain.com to my Ubuntu web server. Web ...
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Setup DNS Forward Server to forward only specific domains

I want to setup DNS Forwarding Server to forward DNS resolution requests for only specific zones. I am using the following config. acl "trusted" { localhost; 10.x.x.x/24; }; options ...
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Why send authoritative nameserver in DNS?

Out of curiosity, I'm checking the Wireshark DNS packets. I can see that there's a DNS query from the host, and then DNS response from the DNS server. Everything is just as expected. However, if you ...
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DNS hosting, is it inneficient?

There are DNS hosting services that let you set records for your domain. For example you can set A record to point to your webhost IP. But most of the webhosts also allow you to set A records. Would ...
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Exposure of hidden-master stealth DNS server on public-facing authoritative slave

In a typical hidden-master DNS network layout, there are basically two components: Hidden master DNS server, may be behind a NAT or firewall, or be totally exposed Slave authoritative non-recursive ...
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External DNS to manage Domain // Ways to test the own external DNS server

i have several domains at Strato. I want set up my own external DNS to manage my domains. To do this at Strato I used the option "Domainverwaltung: NS-Records ändern". I had to provide 2 Nameservers ...
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how to create a DNS SPF record with long text [duplicate]

Our email hosting company provided a SPF records which is too long. I can't put all into one record. what can I do? Thanks in advance. David
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What are the name servers for Alibaba Cloud DNS

I would like to use Alibaba Cloud Basic DNS for an existing domain, but I did not figure out how to request for name servers. It should be something like ns1.aliyun.com, ns2.. I read through the ...
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DNS/Web Hosting to a private network setup

I've tried to find a lot of answers to my question, but I am quite a bit confused to some of it and now I am here to seek further advice. The setup: We have a hosting and our domain will be ...
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How to make dnsmasq to indicate which upstream server's answer has been forwarded?

I'd like dnsmasq to indicate somehow (to the client performing the dns request) which upstream nameserver each dns response did come from. I have more nameservers configured for dnsmasq in resolv-...
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EDNS Client Subnet (ECS) : Can I receive the clients IPs by default?

I'm setting up a Bind service version 9.9.5 as an authoritative only server. I would like to know if I receive EDNS Client Subnet (ECS) queries which includes clients IPS by default. I know that I can ...
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DNS Service and Web Service, on the same server [duplicate]

I'd like to set up a DNS service on the same server that I use to host a domain's websites. I understand that this is not recommended, but there are a number of external factors prompting me to do ...
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Entering multiple DNS TXT values as a single TXT entry, with each value in " marks, but separated by spaces

I have done this with other DNS providers but I'm stuck on UltraDNS's DNS management interface. I need to enter multiple values in a TXT entry so they resolve as a single string with each value in " ...
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Single IP address assigned to multiple servers?

How could one IP be assigned for multiple Domain Name Servers? For example, Google has a IPv4 8.8.8.8 with many DNS having the same address. When I make a domain lookup request to their DNS, based on ...
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Secondary Nameserver DNSSEC

I have this hidden master DNS nameserver notifying and updating the two public slave DNS servers: my own VPS running Debian/Bind9 DNS 3rd-party secondary nameserver provider (afraid.org) I finally ...
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Why wouldn't dnsmasq respond to a client?

I discovered recently an issue on a otherwise working server. It was updated in the past months so there may have been changed between the time when "everything was fine" and today. This server hosts ...
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How a dynamic dns provider update my IP for the subdomain he gave me? [closed]

No-ip and dyndns, for example, give me a subdomain which will point to my latest IP address. However, how do they update the IP for this subdomain? One method would be to ask the registar for this ...
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Is Setting up backup DNS only for A Record possible?

So we Have a server on AWS for our website and we use another provider for our e-mails. We have a backup policy in place where we have at least 3 places with all the data from our main server one of ...
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Domain name is opening the website but its IP address shows nginx Not found

My domain name is www.blissedmaths.com. Its IP is 159.89.162.44. while opening through blissedmaths.com, it opens. But IP address not working. Due to that, I am unable to access my droplet via WinSCP (...
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How to connect to a Remote Windows Server via internet without using Static IP?

How to connect to a Remote Windows Server via internet without using Static IP? I have a Windows Server 2008 R2 and i want to make it accessible to my customers so they can work on my server through ...
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When I type in the domain i bought from Godaddy it resolves to my wordpress from EC2 but it then switches to the Elastic IP for that EC2 instance?

Image: https://i.stack.imgur.com/Fvi7X.jpg I created an elastic IP so the public IP would be fixed. I then attached the A type with @ name in Godaddy and the 4 servers for custom nameservers as you ...
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Inconsistent glue for name server

I'm getting the error "Inconsistent glue for name server" for our domain webhost.pro on the third name server. Not sure why, the third name server resolves correctly and has the correct DNS details. ...
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Force redirect to url with captive portal or dnsmasq

We are trying to host a static webpage (just one index.php) on a local wifi network without internet access. Essentially every user (mobile devices) should land on some landing page where he can ...
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DNS registration, basedomain and CNAME records not wanting MX records broken [duplicate]

Good day, I currently have an existing domain for a large company. We are using a service to manage our DNS. We had an existing domain with many subdomains, with a legacy website. Recently we ...
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Website not being found for certain users. Possible A Record issue?

Over the last month my website https://www.storehouseno9.com has sporadically not been found by various users trying to get to my site. I've only experienced this issue once or twice, but it's a ...
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bind9: how to query external nameservers in local zone config

I have configured a zone in my bind9 installation. Its supposed to be a public nameserver which I am managing through a python script for dyndns subdomains. But my main website is hosted by 3rd party ...
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DNS does not Resolve via Internal Domain Controller

When I want to create a new DNS name e.g. foo.example.com, I add it to Amazon AWS's Route 53, so it becomes available on the internet. However, when navigating to the address from inside my companies ...
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setting up DNS using CloudFlare

I've got a few domains I'm forwarding to a single server using CloudFlare. They're all basically set up the same, the only difference is the domain names. In my CloudFlare DNS page they look like ...
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Multiple DNS to single IP [duplicate]

I want to have 2 DNS pointing to single IP on different ports. Please let me known if it possible. DNS 1 - abc.mydomain.com DNS 2 - xyz.mydomain.com What could be possible solution here. Can nginx ...
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Matching domain structure on staging server on LAN?

When we develop websites on the staging server (CentOS) on the LAN, we end up storing it in something like: /var/www/html/project1.com And to access it through a web browser on the LAN: http://...
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Does a catch all DNS record is a good practice to reduce queries?

We have a domain with Route 53 as a DNS provider. We have many queries to records that don't exist anymore. I thought it will be a good idea to set a catch all record with high TTL, for example: *....
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autodiscover security warning

Unfortunately i am no expert in the field of DNS, exchange and stuff so i am struggling with a problem. So please forgive me if it is obvious for someone else. I tried to research myself but i just ...
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Website redirect and DNS entry for website hosted on Windows Server 2008 R2

We have web application that is hosted on on premise Windows Server 2008 R2. We were previously accessing it via http://xx.xx.xx.xx/WebApp Just few days ago, we bought a SSL certificate issued to (...
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Is pointing DNS to Domain Controller required for GPOs to work?

Let me preface this by saying that I'm by no means a trained sysadmin but rather, shall we say, learning on the go. Apologies if the answer to my questions is obvious but I couldn't find an exact ...
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How many DNS Servers must I have? [duplicate]

I am trying to build my own DNS. I have one server which I would like to use as DNS server. Why, according to RFC2182 section 5 (https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc2182#section-5) I must have TWO servers ...
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nslookup with and without http points to different ips

I recently changed my registrar and transferred my DNS from Route 53 to Godaddy. Now, I cannot reach my website from any web browser. nslookup and ping gives me correct ip if i do this. nslookup >...