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Old 08-05-2008, 09:35 AM   #1
Webfreak
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Question How to setup a ww2 DNS Zone Record


Hi there

I am not sure if it is possible to do this... I hope someone can help...

I have setup my www as an A record that points to another server (for testing purposes)

But now I also want to be able to access the local data to do stuff there...

Is it possible to setup a ww2 record or something smilar to point to the root of the local server the domain is on?

Thanks for the help!
 
Old 08-05-2008, 10:15 AM   #2
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not sure exactly what you are looking to do..

Yes you can setup multiple A records in DNS pointing to different servers, or even the same server if you like.

if you are running multiple websites on a single server, you can use name based virtual hosts so those different names point to different web sites on those servers.
 
  


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