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Old 10-02-2007, 05:42 PM   #1
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Question Creating A record and PTR record

Hi! guys,

i have been using IRC and see a lot of users are using VHOST
i'm digging out the info that the VHOST can be created consider that you own a server and host a DNS on it

now my friend has a server and a working DNS
he even have bought another domain to make it as VHOST

e.g server hostname:

how do i create A record and PTR record to make it a working vhost?

this server is hosted on FreeBSD 6.2

thanks in advanced
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Old 10-02-2007, 06:41 PM   #3
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this is too confusing for newbie like me and i cant understand even one
Old 10-03-2007, 04:50 PM   #4
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can someone give some example whether i have to edit /etc/resolv.conf or /etc/hosts
perhaps there is creating PTR record for dummies guide



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