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Old 07-30-2008, 05:42 AM   #1
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Question Problem in DNS

i m newbee in rhel5. i m using rhel5 in vmware. my main OS is XP.
where i m wrong. so pls correct my config file.


my ip configure detail is

Rhel5 in vmware
dns server ip is

this is my resolve.conf


this is my named.conf

// named.caching-nameserver.conf
// Provided by Red Hat caching-nameserver package to configure the
// ISC BIND named( DNS server as a caching only nameserver
// (as a localhost DNS resolver only).
// See /usr/share/doc/bind*/sample/ for example named configuration files.
// DO NOT EDIT THIS FILE - use system-config-bind or an editor
// to create named.conf - edits to this file will be lost on
// caching-nameserver package upgrade.
acl network {; };
options {
listen-on port 53 {;; };
listen-on-v6 port 53 { ::1; };
directory "/var/named";
dump-file "/var/named/data/cache_dump.db";
statistics-file "/var/named/data/named_stats.txt";
memstatistics-file "/var/named/data/named_mem_stats.txt";
forward only;
query-source port 53;
query-source-v6 port 53;
allow-query { localhost; network; };
logging {
channel default_debug {
file "data/";
severity dynamic;
view localhost_resolver {
match-clients { localhost; network; };
match-destinations { localhost; network; };
recursion yes;

zone "" IN {
type master;
file "";
allow-update { network; };

zone "" IN {
type master;
file "";
allow-update { network; };
include "/etc/named.rfc1912.zones";
Old 07-30-2008, 07:29 AM   #2
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this is my resolve.conf



this is my named.conf

zone "" IN {
type master;
file "";
allow-update { network; };
Why do you have ?

That domain and nameserver already exists:

DNS Lookup Results
Host Type Value A NS NS A A

If your just wanting to learn how to use DNS zones, use a domain that's not registered on the Internet, such as testdomain.internal, your fully qualified domain name (FQDN) would be:



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