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Old 12-31-2007, 03:00 AM   #1
bikebefast
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DNS problem....


Im using a one static ip from an ISP, if i browse my mailserver from other ISP its not working.if i browse from the same ISP its working.


The thing is if i browse frm other ISP, i have to add my ISP's DNS name as an extra then only i can visit my mailserver page.Y is it so?anyone help me
 
Old 12-31-2007, 03:36 AM   #2
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Looks like a name resolution issue.

What is the output of dig,

$ dig other-mail-server.com

If name resolution fails then you might want to try the OpenDNS project.

 
Old 12-31-2007, 03:51 AM   #3
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whats that opendns?
 
Old 12-31-2007, 05:33 AM   #4
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whats that opendns?
it's a free DNS service. IP addresses are 208.67.222.222 and 208.67.220.220
 
  


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