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Trying to use BIND on macos lion to set up .local TLD and am hopelessly lost

I am trying to achieve what has basically been asked in this question: http://superuser.com/questions/403662/bind-dns-settings-on-mac-os-x-lion-errors-in-zone-file e.g. I need to set up a TLD of ...
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Bind actions to mouse motion in linux (X)?

Is anyone aware of way of binding actions to some key combination + mouse motion? Primary idea would be lets say if alt is pressed and mouse is moved - it would act like scroll wheel (sending scroll ...
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One-word link for intranet - top level domain (tld) setup with BIND 9

While it seems to be a kind of typical pattern for the intranet ... however haven't been able to find the right and working solution for it. I'm trying to set up the intranet site accessible by the ...
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Setting up BIND on OSX, which of these default port configurations is preferrable?

I'm following the instructions here on how to set up BIND on OSX, and I've got as far as this point (not very far then!) Watch out! The rndc-confgen utility is extremely handy for generating new ...
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DNS/BIND Issues

I'm experiencing DNS issues while trying to host my own DNS & webserver on my home LAN. Basically, I see proper DNS resolve on the DNS server, but not anywhere else on the LAN or public WWW. I'll ...
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Problem with binding partition

I have this line in my fstab file: /home/bin /bin none bind However whenever I try to cd to /bin instead of /home/bin I get the old /bin. Any idea why it's not working?
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How to update Zone File to add A-records

I need to to automate the addition of a-records to db.mydomain.com. I've tried to simply edit the file with sed and echo commands, but this doesn't work. It's creating a similarly named file besides ...
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Solaris BIND / VI - how to view special characters in a zone file?

I'm having some issues with a new zone file and I recall previously that I was prone to using some special characters somewhere that confused BIND. Is anyone aware of a command that would show all ...
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How do I create a batch file to insert text from a .txt to a new txt and repeat the task?

wow, bad title, but here is what I am looking to do. Text-file-1 contains: 123.com 234.com 567.com I need to have those values inserted into a new document in 2 places, and them move to the next ...
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Nameserver setup

I setup bind on my debian box, and have setup my zone files to have my nameserver defined. When I dig, using for example: dig @123.456.789.123 ns1.mynameserver.com where 123.456.789.123 is the ...
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How could I redirect in bind to another host in case server 1 went down?

I have two servers with same service, so server 1 xxx.myhost.com A record ip 1.1.1.1 server 2 xx2.myhost.com CNAME record to otherhost.com The server number 1 is the principal, so, I gave to my ...
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Host Custom Domain with VPN?

is it possible to host a custom TLD on a VPN? And if so, does that mean that to resolve the custom domain you just have to be connected to the VPN? Thanks again, Francis
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How do I debug Bind9 DNS server configuration? It is not sending requests to forwarders

I have got DNS Bind9 server installed on my VirtualBox Debian host. Another host from the same network has the nameserver address set as IP_OF_MACHINE_WITH_BIND. This was working ok for some time. ...
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BIND file not working

recently changed the bind file adding some comments with the character "#" which is the wrong one I guess because since the my website is inaccessible. So I change it back, incrementing the serial ...
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Apache subdomain configuration

I have a server running, which is a webserver as well as a DNS server. I've configured bind to accept any wildcard subdomain (*.mydomain.com). Now, I'd like for users to be able to use ...
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Which network configuration?

I have a dual core machine at home w/ 8GB RAM and 3 TB HDD. I have a static IP and a couple of registerd domain names.I have a consumer grade ZTE VDSL2 modem/WiFi accesspoint/router/switch that I can ...
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DNS nested $GENERATE directives - is it possible?

Is there a way to use the $GENERATE directive, in bind, in a nested fashion? Like: $GENERATE.$GENERATE.GENERATE.127 IN PTR localhost Or: $GENERATE.$GENERATE.10.in-addr.arpa" { type master; file ...
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BIND9 SERVFAIL Issue with Windows 2008 R2 DNS Server

I was looking over a strange problem with BIND 9 when one of my Windows 2008 R2 instances is pointed to it as a forwarder. Specifically, when DNSSEC is turned on in BIND, some domain names fail to ...
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View-specific DNS forwarding?

I'm setting up a server which, as one of its roles, will be acting as a gateway for guest wifi. I want to set up BIND so that queries coming from the main network will be normally resolved but if the ...
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Can Dnsmasq or DNRD forward all DNS packets pass my router?

I have a embedded Linux box as a router which has two interfaces. One interface is connected to public network by dialing into ISP. Another interface (its IP is 192.168.1.1) is connected to LAN ...
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DNS resolving broken after installation of bind due to iptables

I successfully configured my web server (Apache, PHP etc.) and blocked the ports I don't need using iptables, which was working perfectly fine. Today, I installed BIND and configured it, which also ...
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DNS: can't query domain

For some reason I can't query specific domains. Although dig works as it should, nslookup doesn't. home1:/# dig +trace www.capital.gr ; <<>> DiG 9.7.3 <<>> +trace ...
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Windows 7 + Bind on Ubuntu - DNS keeps stopping

I have a Bind DNS server running from Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Server 64 bit. In there, I've setup some local A records for internal websites, e.g. wiki.domain.local. Everything works fine, except that ...
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Name servers not working together

I have a had name server set up for my websites on my server but a while back the I put a new network in and it stopped the name server from working. I didn't have a back up name server off site so I ...
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Linux Name Resolution-Samba or Bind

I'm trying to make sure that all my PC's(with any OS) & mobile devices can see my Linux computer's name(x100 for example). Is using Samba the best option for this? Or if I install a DNS Server ...
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Why does nslookup give me NXDOMAIN in this case?

I'm configuring a DNS in Fedora. I have the zone file: $TTL 86400 $ORIGIN example.com. @ IN SOA ns.example.com. root.example.com( 2013121201 ;Serial 28800 ;Refresh 15 ...
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Mavericks: ping resolves differently from dig

I have BIND9 running on my MBP with a zone for the TLD dev. I then have /etc/resolver/dev setup with the line nameserver 127.0.0.1 so that resolution for that TLD only is performed using my local BIND ...
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Setting up home DNS with Ubuntu Server

I have a webserver (with static IP 192.168.1.5), and I want to have my machines on my local network to be able to access it without modifying /etc/hosts (or equivalent for Windows/OSX). My router has ...
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dhcp static assignment doesn't clean bind after DHCPRELEASE

I've got a set of virtual machines inside VirtualBox on a OSX host. My Gateway-VM is Ubuntu 13.04 with 4 NICs. On this machine ISC-DHCP-Server and Bind9 are running and DDNS-updates work fine when ...
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Can I hide BIND mount points from DF?

Is there a formal way to hide the mount points of BIND from df (in CentOS 6.4) ? It's ugly and distracting. Apparently people have been complaining about it for a decade but I cannot seem to google ...
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Need help setting up bind in OSX for browser testing in Parallels Windows XP VM

Ok, this will be a somewhat lengthy question. First, some background: I am developing and testing websites on a Macbook (OSX Lion), using Parallels to run various installs of Windows for IE testing. I ...
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How to setup DNS server behind a VPN

I want to host some websites behind a VPN and I need some help with the finer points of the configuration. Thus far I've settled on OpenVPN + Bind9 and I want to configure the domains like this: ...
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Unable to resolve top-level domain with BIND on zeroshell

So, I have bind on zeroshell, I can make a DNS zone for lets say "http", I can then set a DNS A record on 'test' for example and have "test.http" point to an IP address But then I have an issue if I ...
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Can't restart bind9 in ubuntu 12.04

When i want to configure mail server in my ubuntu, i have to restart bind9 after make a Domain Name Server (DNS), but it failed. it says rndc: connect failed: 127.0.0.1#953: connection refused ...
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Windows 7 and bind DNS for private use not resolving

I am a web developer and I run a personal DNS server (linux, bind) within Virtualbox on IP 192.168.0.3 to test web sites. I have configured a test domain www.olympias.dom within bind and I have ...
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'Split horizon DNS service' with BIND on windows 7,how to configure?

I want to set up 'forwarding proxy DNS server' on my windows 7,so that i can perform conditional forwarding on my 'ISP's login website' because the way to load the login page of my ISP's website is to ...
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dns forwarding for specific zone not working - bind

In bind we created specific zone and got set a forward options, but it fails to resolve. Details as follow, For mydomain.com dns working fine. but we use developer site called mydomain.com.dev we ...
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dig: couldn't get address for 'server.mydomain': no more

I'm trying to configure a DNS server. I thought it was ready but, when I execute: $ dig +trace +additional cigefi.ucr.ac.cr I get: ....... ns1.ucr.ac.cr. 18000 IN A 163.178.88.4 ...
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Samba 4 AD: “samba-tool dns” commands do not work from dhcpd script

I've set up my RPi 2 as Samba 4 AD DC with these instructions - https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Samba_4_Active_Directory_domain_controller That page contains script ...
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openwrt ping: bad address on DNS entry. IP is fine

I have two centos/bind dns servers - masterdns.internal.example.com secondarydns.internal.example.com if configuring a desktop I can assign the DNS addresses for each and can successfully ping ...
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Pin Hostnames to MAC Addresses when using Dynamic DNS Updates

I want to start using dynamic DNS updates for an internal system. I'd like the DNS server to pin a hostname to a MAC address so that once the host registers, then the DNS server will not allow others ...
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DNS config for NAT with BIND

Over the past days, i installed CentOS on a computer that I'm using to mess around with system admin related tasks. What im doing is, I'm basically making this computer into a "super router" as i like ...
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IPSec + Internal DNS on Linux Mint (Ubuntu)

I'm new to desktop Linux, and have Linux Mint 17 installed. My issue is as follows: I use Shrew IPSec client to tunnel into an internal network at a datacenter. It has its own internal DNS for all ...
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can't ping hostname from opensuse bind server

I have two virtual machines one is an Opensuse 11.2 configured as a BIND server, the other machine is a Fedora 20 configured as a dns client to the Opensuse machine, both have static ip configured. ...
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BIND9 allow-update with key and TSIG

If I set allow-update{1.2.3.4; key host.domain.tld.key} I can allow anyone at 1.2.3.4 OR anyone who has the host.domain.tld key to update. Is it possible to require that BOTH be satisfied so that ...
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UDP port binding to loopback interface

I've been trying to play a video game in multiplayer, but after trying a lot of time, I begun to realize there was some problem with my loopback interface (Windows 7) I have UPnP activated in my ...
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Redirect a domain using bind9

I researched various topics before asking. But found my solution. So sorry if I could have used another topic. My problem: I have a fixed ip and server ip with another fixed. Primary Server: ...
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DNS works only with ip but does not work with NS CentOS + Bind9

I am having a headache with DNS. Lets say my public IP is 1.2.3.4, my local IP is 192.168.0.10 and my domain is example.com I am running CentOS on a virtual machine (Parallels Desktop for Mac) with a ...
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Setting up BIND9 on Debain

So I've got a VPS, and registered a domain name and I want to have the domain point to the VPS. I have installed and configured BIND9 (on the VPS that the domain should point to). If I ping my ...
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Unable to get BIND to function properly (no errors)

I'm using BIND on Ubuntu 11.04 and nothing seems to be working (the server is doing recursion, so I know it is working properly.) However it is not resolving local hosts on my subnet that I've ...