Questions tagged [dns]

Domain Name System (DNS) is a service that provides the resolution of host names to IP addresses. Use the [tag:dns] tag when you are troubleshooting DNS issues, configuring a DNS resolver or server, or are trying to understand DNS's involvement in your situation.

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Hostapd with DNS rerouting

I have an old Mac Mini running Debian Stretch where I have bridged the wifi interface to the ethernet interface like so (/etc/network/interfaces): source /etc/network/interfaces.d/* # The loopback &...
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dnsdomainname and hostname -f does not return FQDN

I have one box (Rasberry Pi, running rasberian) with a static IP. It's running in a network with a domainname, and I have several DNS-server set up. However, I can not get FQDN name to work on this ...
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Adding additional nameservers with resolvconf, dnsmasq & networkmanager

I'm running resolvconf, dnsmasq and interfaces&connections are managed by NetworkManager (nm). dnsmasq is supposed to cache dns entries, and use upstream servers configured via DHCP and manually. ...
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How can I configure some kind of DNS for OpenVPN network?

I have OpenVPN server on VPS server and few connected clients (notebooks, print/file server at home etc.). I would like to connect from client to client or from client to server by using names (...
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Master DNS - Windows, Slave DNS - Linux

There is a working DNS server in Windows Server 2016. I installed and configured slave DNS server in Oracle Linux 7. In windows server, I enabled BIND secondaries, and to Listen all ip addresses. ...
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Bug in Virtualmin (/var/lib/bind/mydomain.com.hosts) causes 'unknown RR type' - prevents Zone loading and DNS propagation [closed]

I had a strange situation the last few days where I was pointing the DNS records from my registrar to my own DNS server and DNS was not propagating. I have done this before successfully and was under ...
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Two DNS for one IP address

There is a Windows Domain Server and DNS installed on it. There are users in LAN and domain name is example.local . Web server with IP address 192.168.10.124 is written in that Windows DNS server ...
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What Happens When the Hostname Differs from the One in the /etc/hosts File

It is possible to have the name from hostname not appear in the /etc/hosts file in *nix systems. What happens in this scenario?
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What overwrites /etc/resolv.conf roughly every hour?

I'm trying to add a search line to /etc/resolv.conf I've added it directly, as an append command in /etc/dhcp/dhclient.conf and as a nameservers block in /etc/netplan/50-cloud-init.yaml. After ...
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How do I generate TLSA records?

I need to setup TLSA records in the DNS for my host. I want to use it for HTTPS, e-mail and SSH. What are TLSA records? What does TLSA records look like? How do I create TLSA records?
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Multiple root.key files with Unbound installation on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Desktop

The Unbound DNS resolver installation on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Desktop (amd64) has at least two root.key files. One of them lives in /usr/share/dns/root.key, and the other at /var/lib/unbound/root.key. ...
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Is there a way to substitute domain names in DNS requests with dnsmasq?

I'm trying to change domains in all my outgoing DNS requests (before they are going out to DNS server) let's say from <foo>.<suffix1> to <foo>.<suffix2>. Is there a way to do ...
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overwrite DNS domain

We have an enum server that sends all naptr request to an enum provider. The provider only responds back if the domain matches them. We have several domains and I need to intercept the request ...
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Make bind dns to use external recursive dns when resolving fail

My country block some DNS servers. So main recursive DNS server for our institution fails to resolve some domains. Is it possible to use 8.8.8.8 as fallback on our DNS server in case when own ...
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powerdns forward naptr records

We have an enum provider and I would like to setup a powerDNS server that will look for the naptr records locally and if not found, it will forward them to the providers enum server.
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Issues with NFS/CIFS shares and martian packets when using two interfaces

Background: I have an isolated LAN. The switch is configured with 3 VLANs Here is how my network is setup VLAN Subnet Mask CIDR Range Gateway 10 192.168....
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DNS issues on a single Wifi - Linux Mint 19.1

I'm having DNS problems with one WiFi network which I've been using for a long time. I tried to do an hotspot with my phone and everything worked as normal, so the issue is only on that network. ping ...
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Can an NTP client dynamically detect when to try connecting to servers, without integrating with the specific network configuration system?

ntpd handles dynamic network configurations just fine, as does timesyncd; ntpdate never handled dynamic network configurations, and I don't think it makes sense to work around that with scripts ...
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node.js instance on Apache is not accessible from the Internet

I installed in my Linux Ubuntu Server virtual machine a Node.js web instance and started it on port 3001. I configured my host DNS to redirect the domain geekchic.com to the IP address of my Linux ...
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DNS problem: no A record

Ten days ago, i installed a debian 9 stretch, at Kimsufi by OVH. i receive an email from support wich contains a problem with A record, my server is ns.xzave.net, and there is no record A on my server ...
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Bind DNS Server

enter code hereI am setting up my primary DNS server. The reverse lookup appears to work fine, it is the forward lookups that seems to be the problem. Here are my configurations files. /etc/default/...
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Bind9 shared libraries: libbind vs libdns?

There are two packages libbind and libdns packaged by Debian, they're both described as, The Berkeley Internet Name Domain (BIND) implements an Internet domain name server. BIND is the most ...
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I am not able to receive emails on my VPS [closed]

I am using linux (Debian 8) on my VPS server. I use virtualmin to handle all domains. I created emails using 'create new user' in the 'edit users' section. I can send emails to others, but I am not ...
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iptables redirect dns to proxy

Can we redirect DNS (tcp/udp) requests to Squid proxy in non-transparent mode (3128) using iptables? (Would the squid proxy understand this and process it?) example rule to redirect tcp 53 (It could ...
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Why does dig utility hang indefinitely even with timeout specified?

I'm using dig utility to find public IP address. The command I used is: dig +short myip.opendns.com @resolver1.opendns.com but I had problem since on some other computers it took so long, so I ...
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BIND subnet syntax

I am trying to add an entire subnet to BIND, rather than individual IP addresses. For example instead of doing this: example1.test.com IN A 192.168.5.43 example2.test.com IN A ...
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reverse dns flow

I am trying to understand the reverse dns implementation of bind. in my lab setup, i have a pxe server witn dns configured. it has 21.168.192.in-arpa.arpa reverse lookup zone file. i am using foreman ...
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Configuring Stub Resolver in RHEL 8: systemd-resolved not caching DNS queries

In RHEL 8, systemctl list-unit-files|grep resolved reports that systemd-resolved is both present and running by default. However, systemd-resolve --statistics shows no name:ip mappings are being ...
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Postfix / SpamAssassin ignoring SPF entirely

I am currently getting a ton of email from "myself" and have been having a ton of difficulty filtering it. I have postfix configured to check SPF and (presumably) reject if it fails, and SpamAssassin ...
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Is it ok to combine machines with DNS server management and machines that do host lookups through a hosts file?

We have a cluster of Linux machines. DNS of these machines is managed by a DNS server (a Windows machine with DNS records). Now we want to add an additional cluster with Linux machines that would do ...
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/etc/resolv.conf overwritten with old DNS entries not what is in /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-enp0s3

I have an Oracle Linux 7.5 VM on VirtualBox setup with a static IP address. My DNS servers have changed since I first setup the VM. I modified the file /etc/sysconfig/network-scripts/ifcfg-enp0s3 to ...
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resolv.conf with DHCP and local DNS server

I have installed a local DNS server (coredns) onto my machine and activate it by setting name_servers=127.0.0.1 within resolvconf.conf. Now I switch networks and want to have the DHCP provided ...
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DNS mx record for subdomain

There is a domain: example.gov.en And its subdomain: subdomain.example.gov.en When I send mail to user1@example.gov.en - it is ok, works. But when I send mail to user2@subdomain.example.gov.en - it ...
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What happens if the SOA returned by the nameserver has an MNAME that is non-authoritative for the domain?

Previously I asked "What if the nameservers stored at the registrar for a domain answer non-authorative?". Now I have another question along the same lines. I'm really trying to understand the ...
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What if the nameservers stored at the registrar for a domain answer non-authorative?

In what way are resolvers concerned or affected by having a non-authorative response from the primary and all available secondary nameservers? Would a setup like this where the primary master ...
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ping: google.com: Name or service not known

I am on Arch Linux for Raspberry pi. Suddenly: I am unable to ping to a website. I am unable to access a website from the browser. I have two more computers (all running Arch Linux) connected to the ...
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is there any advantage to use dns server instead of dns that based on /etc/hosts

we have two option to use DNS in our presto cluster use /etc/hosts and set all aliases in hosts files use DNS server ( WIN 2008 server ) , and configure /etc/resolve.conf the first option is more ...
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What does a resolver do if DNSSEC is properly configured on a server that isn't reporting to be authoritative

Does DNSSEC require that my NS1 and NS2 stored at the registrar be authoritative, or just that they answer for the domain? Can they be non-authoritative DNS servers answer the query? Does anything ...
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DNS: a “short” query (UDP) does not return an address, but a “long” (ANY, TCP) query does

This is a companion to an AskUbuntu question I posted before I had learned enough to ask this question. (This is for Ubuntu 18.04) By watching the debug output from systemd-resolved, I can do ...
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DNS lookup fails on first time, but second lookup works

I have a lot of Raspberry Pi systems which are located at different networks of over which I have no control. Recently I recognized that at one network sometimes but not always the first DNS lookup ...
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How do I to debug a slow network? (ArchBang)

Situation: MacBook Pro (late 2011/i3) with ArchBang has inconsistent network issues (very slow speed, pages fail to load, dns resolution failing). The workaround: systemctl restart NetworkManager....
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Update Failed: Download failed. cURL error 6: Could not resolve host:

I am getting the error "Update Failed: Download failed. cURL error 6: Could not resolve host:"  on WordPress on my vps server...I have also noticed it in other applications as well. As a consequence, ...
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Setting up multiple network interfaces using /etc/network/interfaces

I'm trying to setup my 4 network interfaces to have a specific dns-nameservers and dns-search so I can be connected to my domain using any of them but it's not working properly as when I run systemctl ...
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How to disable network-connectivity-check on linux mint?

(Virtualbox OS: Linux Mint 19.1 Tessa) I am trying to disable the network-connectivity-check on Linux Mint. This website shows how to disable it in the GUI for Ubuntu 17.10. Unfortunately in Mint ...
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Can't resolve domain with Unbound (DNSSEC problem?)

I'm using a raspberry with pi-hole and unbound (1.6.0) to manage my DNS. Some days ago, I recognized that I have troubles with some domains but I didn't thought about DNS problems on my side. Today I ...
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DNS + DHCP in home lab [closed]

Setting up a home lab. I was originally planning on using static ips for everything and then powerdns + poweradmin for DNS. Recently though it dawned on me that it would be a lot simpler to just use ...
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Fedora 29 VirtualBox will not use DNS from host VPN

I am running a Windows 10 machine for work (required) and so use VirtualBox to get a Fedora 29 machine so I can run code locally before pushing to production. Our github is behind a VPN and we use ...
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Force run a dhclient script?

I'm seeking to prepend a local resolver into /etc/resolv.conf using a dhclient script at /etc/dhcp/dhclient.conf: prepend domain-name-servers 127.0.0.1; Is there a way for me to force dhclient to ...
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How can I set a custom DNS server within Nixos?

I've not found much information in the manual. I've tried to manually modify the file /etc/resolv.conf however this seems to be overwritten by something? How can I achieve this?
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Should I configure the DNS2 to an other company's DNS address?

When I configure the interface's DNS, we often configure 8.8.8.8 and 8.8.4.4, but I have a question, because the 8.8.8.8 and 8.8.4.4 all are belong to google. will the bellow be better than the ...