LinuxQuestions.org
Go Job Hunting at the LQ Job Marketplace
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Networking
User Name
Password
Linux - Networking This forum is for any issue related to networks or networking.
Routing, network cards, OSI, etc. Anything is fair game.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 03-28-2004, 01:59 AM   #1
JJX
Member
 
Registered: Mar 2004
Location: Greece
Distribution: Debian
Posts: 339

Rep: Reputation: 31
Lightbulb DNS & Top Level Domain


I just installed my first DNS server!
I configured my domain (locally).

Now i face this problem:
i want to register a local "Top Level Domain".
what i mean:
when a user type: "www.test.abcd" to open local pages....
nothing will be visble from outside ofcourse....
is this possible?
 
Old 03-28-2004, 04:42 AM   #2
leckie
Member
 
Registered: Dec 2003
Location: Australia
Distribution: Mandrake 9.2
Posts: 151

Rep: Reputation: 30
yep and is used all the time in private networks especially in vpn's.

use the same method as usual to add the domain.

One note all clients which you want access to the domain must use your dns server, since this name will not be propagated across the Internet no other dns will know of it.


also if you tell your friends to use you as there dns they will also gain access to the names, though spending $15 for a real domain is much better solution.
 
Old 03-28-2004, 07:56 AM   #3
JJX
Member
 
Registered: Mar 2004
Location: Greece
Distribution: Debian
Posts: 339

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 31
ofcourse i can use serveral dns if all of them are syncronized to the master one

finally, my solution was working (some dns had problems with updating the zone...) now everything is working [yep, as you said like the domain!]

thx for replies!!
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Missing top level topics in yelp for some users in RH9 timyaukey Red Hat 0 01-03-2005 08:30 AM
Changing Domain IP & DNS servers matthewsage Linux - Networking 3 09-28-2004 09:42 AM
DNS & A-Record with my domain name fquinteros Linux - Newbie 1 09-02-2003 01:40 AM
Apache: Third Level Domain mikeshn Linux - Software 1 06-25-2003 03:55 PM
FTP - setting top level dir donokono Linux - Networking 2 06-18-2002 06:17 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:38 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration