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Old 11-19-2005, 06:39 AM   #1
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i just aqauired an older compjter.....

Ive gotten the advise to turn it into a dns macjine, butwhats the pros ad cons of having a seperae machine for a dns. What do I gaiin?

I have one dyanac line cominvg into my hiuse, KK MY machines have set stjp;a. Thiis new to me mahine has nic cards in it
Also whts the bes way to format my hard drive for a DNS na== machinem with one drie 2roGB, 1 dvdk and 1 cdrwl

Old 11-19-2005, 07:03 AM   #2
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I can't quite understand what you're on about, but for a home network with just one or two machines, there's no real need for your own DNS server. The DNS servers provided by your ISP should suffice. You could, however, turn into a home webserver and use DynDNS to dynamically update a system for running your own website across the Internet. Maybe this was something that may have been suggested to you?


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