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Old 09-17-2003, 07:07 PM   #1
kuso
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Can I create a local DNS?


Hi,

I am behind a router with a redhat linux box and a few other windows boxes.

My redhat box is running a DNS server and I would like to set up a
localdns (whatever.com to point at 192.168.0.3)

Is this possible? So that I can hit my server from my windows box in
internet explorer by going to whatever.com?

Thanks,

billy
 
Old 09-17-2003, 11:04 PM   #2
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yes,of course .
the dns server in RH server can work well by default,you also can
configure it and creat a domian

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Old 09-22-2003, 05:42 PM   #3
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You have to add a 'Zone' section for you domain 'Whatever.com' in /etc/named.conf file. And create a zone data file for this zone.
 
Old 09-22-2003, 09:54 PM   #4
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try to http://www.tldp.org and search for dns how to.

It is good stuff
 
  


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