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Old 01-23-2014, 06:51 AM   #1
senthilcaesar
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DNS Config forwardzone and reversezone fie


Hi All,

This is the first time am configuring DNS in RHEL6
Hostname: linuxserver.example.local
Host IP : 192.168.1.2/24

vim /etc/named.conf
options {
directory "/var/named";
};
zone "example.local" IN {
type master;
file "forward.zone";
};
zone "1.168.192.in-addr.arpa" IN {
type master;
file "reverse.zone";
};

Am hosting a website named www.kavin.com .
Now could anyone pls guide me how do i edit the forward.zone and reverse.zone file to make my website entry and host entry.
 
Old 01-24-2014, 02:46 AM   #2
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Good day,

From what is seems, you will never be able to host DNS using a private "local" server.

You need at least 2 public DNS server IP addresses whether its a physical or a virtual is entirely up to you to act as a lookup for www.kavin.com.

Master and a Slave

You may want to look into www.dnsstuff.com
 
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Old 01-24-2014, 03:12 AM   #3
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As mariose suggested, you need to have:

- Public IP
- A registered domain (i think you have one already)
- BIND DNS Server configured on your box
- Others.. which I can't think of

Just curious why need to host your own DNS server, let your ISP manage it..
 
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Old 01-24-2014, 03:12 AM   #4
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I always find these one discriptive and informative:

http://www.tldp.org/LDP/lame/LAME/li...me-server.html
http://www.linuxhomenetworking.com/w...onfiguring_DNS
 
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Old 01-24-2014, 04:27 AM   #5
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Thanks to all for taking time and responding . This is really helpfull
 
  


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