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Old 07-28-2005, 02:49 PM   #1
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checklist for caching nameserver

hi there

just wanted to check ou the steps that i am carrying out for my caching nameserver

i have installed bind and caching nameserver on MDK 10.1

added this to resolv.conf

search <domain name>
nameserver localhost
nameserver <DNS of ISP> //is this required??

checked out the default and named.local file.
so i need to make some changes there too???

then i have set
nameserver <ip of DNS server>

in resolv.conf of client

what more???

Old 07-30-2005, 08:14 AM   #2
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Take a look at this howto.

It helped me to successfully set up my caching dns server.


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