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Old 12-27-2004, 03:53 AM   #1
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dns round-robin

hi everybody...

i need help..

i am using fedora core 1 and bind 9.

can bind 9 support dns round-robin.

i want to use this feature for dns name load balancing.

can i use that feature with bind 9?

Old 12-27-2004, 04:49 AM   #2
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you should be able to just make 2 (or more) A records for the same thing pointing to 2 (or more) IP addresses:
www   IN   A
www   IN   A
...and so on.

For mail, give all of your mail servers the same preference:
            IN   MX   10
            IN   MX   10

mail1   IN   A
mail2   IN   A


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