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Old 04-15-2008, 05:57 PM   #1
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Setting default dns

Hello, I have recently setup bind9 and would like to set it as my default dns on my linux. (right now nslookup is saying "Server:" which is my router)

Basically, I want a dns that has like 1 zone, then if the user tries to pull up it will use their main dns. (I don't want to route my home computer through my works ISP's DNS)

I'm a computer consultant, and although I know quite a lot about unix-like operating systems, I don't know where all the configuration files for linux are. (specifically the dns my linux pulls from by default)

Simply, How do I set my debian's default dns from (router) to (localhost)?

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Old 04-15-2008, 07:05 PM   #2
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Check out /etc/resolv.conf

Old 04-16-2008, 10:04 AM   #3
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Originally Posted by twantrd View Post
Check out /etc/resolv.conf

Wow thanks!


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