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Old 06-20-2006, 12:27 AM   #1
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how to connect windows machines to linux dns?

Hai.,we use the linux server (RHEL4) in our local domain, we use some windows machine(windows 2000) also.,we installed dns server in linux., we tried to connect windows machines to linux dns.,but the windows machine not connect to the linux dns server,what i need to do?Help me...

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Old 06-20-2006, 12:34 AM   #2
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Should work fine.

Does your DNS config file allow for non-local connections?

Any firewall issues?

I'm assuming you are trying to set the DNS up from Windows in the network properties/TCP settings?

What DNS are you using?
Old 06-20-2006, 12:43 AM   #3
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we use bind-9.,and we disabled the firewall also.,we are trying to set the dns up from windows in mycomputer properties.,the dns server is working fine in local domain linux machines.,,,



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