BIND is by far the most widely used DNS software on the Internet. It provides a robust and stable platform on top of which organizations can build distributed computing systems with the knowledge that those systems are fully compliant with published DNS standards.

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Set up “smart” DNS server

I'm in a restricted network and I want to setup a smart DNS server for personal use. I don't want to use any VPN services since it required setup on my Windows 8. I don't want to encrypt internet ...
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How to attach my domain with bind in real www

I install bind9, with apache. my dig, host, nslookup and ping provide this info: my system ip address: 59.177.154.251 my domain name: imsingh.com my domain registrar: GoDaddy.com When i write ...
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BIND9 & Webmin new DNS nameserver not accepted by registrar

I have trouble and headhakes with BIND9 on Debian6/64, made with Webmin. Basically I don't think Webmin is a problem, but I am just mentioning it. So, I made a DNS master zone with BIND and the ...
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Copying BIND9 authentication files to new machine

I've recently got my first BIND server up & running, and one of the first things I did after getting it working was to copy some of the configuration files to my virtual machine. EDIT: These ...
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How do I setup a local DNS server on Mac OS Lion?

I had some serious lag to resolve website address and sometimes things simply wouldn't load (pages kept loading for 5+ minutes without even a timeout error). So I had setup a local dns server/cache ...
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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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How to bind applications to specific network adapter

I am currently using a computer in a corporate environment which is connected to the intranet through the ethernet adapter and to the internet through the wireless adapter. The problem is this: the ...
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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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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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Mounting Directories with bind & different permissions

I'm running Ubuntu 13.04 & trying to mount a folder using bind in /etc/fstab. Shown below is one of many similar entries; /media/Storage1/test /media/Storage1/WebDAV/Alex none ...
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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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how to set up a DNS server in SUSE11 using command line

The results of a Google search on this topic are all "X solution". But the X interface are not allowed in the Suse Server I'm using, so I'm seeking for a "command line" solution of my problem.
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Bind9 configured to start at boot, has to be started manually

I've configured bind9 on my system and it works great when it runs. It's currently configured to be run at runlevel 2 by setting: $ sudo update-rc.d bind9 enable 2 This appears to have done its ...
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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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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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ZPanel configuring DNS for multiple domains

I want to have nameserver ns1.primary.com and ns2.primary.com to be used by all my domains. I've created domain primary.com and other secondary domains through zpanel and created DNS entries for ...
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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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Bind DNS Forwarders Issue

I have setup forwarders in my BIND named.conf.options file. Like this: forwarders { 8.8.8.8; 8.8.4.4; }; And when I use the command:dig google.com everything works as expected. But the ...
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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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Snow Leopard server has no entries in named.log

Well technically there is one entry every day: Oct 23 00:30:04 macserver newsyslog[54439]: logfile turned over But there are no entires for actual DNS traffic, Settings has Log Level at ...
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How to setup bind log system?

I'm trying to setup the log files for bind, I've created a named.conf.log file in /etc/bind/, a folder bind in /var/log, created three files : update_debug.log, security_debug.log, bing.log and ...
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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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I set up Bind9 dns server by myself. Is there some solution for 2-Level DNS?

I have the resourse: Aws Ec-2 virtual host: named "SERVER" with public IP "50.50.50.48" (for example) A Url "www.example.com" that already bind with IP "50.50.50.48". (1-level) DNS in internet. Two ...
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Delegation for subsubdomains with BIND

This is a hypothetical situation. Domain: top.com. Authoritative server: master.top.com. Zone file: $TTL 24h $ORIGIN top.com. top.com. IN SOA master.top.com. ...
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MySQL access denied after reboot due to named error?

Every two weeks or something my MySQL root pw is magically reset after reboot. I'm running a virtual server (Ubuntu 12.04) and it's running fine for approx. 2 weeks. Every two weeks (approx.) i'm ...
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What are BIND9 virtual appliance minimum requirements?

I would like to ask what are the proposed, but minimal requirements for a BIND9 DNS server in VMWare (Win8, 64 bit host). I want to use to name my virtual machines, without maintaining all the hosts ...
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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 ...