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Ubuntu 12.04 and bind9 not responding to queries

I'm trying to set up an authoritative DNS server with bind9 (9.8.1-P1) on Ubuntu 12.04.2 LTS (upgraded from Ubuntu 11.04) and I am encountering some problems. External problem When trying to check ...
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xvkbd broken with warnings

I'm using the latest version of Ubuntu and I can't run xvkbd properly. I get these errors: $ xvkbd Warning: Cannot convert string "-*-lucidatypewriter-bold-r-*-*-12-*-*-*-*-*-iso8859-1" to type ...
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Binding an action to a combination of mouse buttons

I know that X-system limits binding an action to a combination of mouse buttons (e.g. right click + mouse wheel up/down which I used to bind to sound volume up/down in windows but I cannot do the same ...
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bind9 local network ; cannot ping fqdn

how is this possible? from client: the following works: ajonen8940@aj-ThinkPad-T60:~$ host ubuntumedia.ubuntumediagz.local ubuntumedia.ubuntumediagz.local has address 192.168.1.104 this does ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 + Eclipse 64 bits key binding error

The text is quite extense so, this is just a part of it: !SESSION 2012-11-23 10:15:52.442 ----------------------------------------------- eclipse.buildId=I20120608-1200 java.version=1.7.0_09 ...
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Binding a list of IPv4 addresses to Ubuntu Server quickly

Is there a bash script or tool to automatically bind a list of IPv4 addresses to an Ubuntu server quickly? For example, let's say I have a text file named /root/iplist.txt and in iplist.txt, I have ...
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Help debugging my bash script

I wrote a script (my first one) that aims to replace an IP address in a bind configfile whenever it detects that the IP that appears in the file is not the same as the current external IP. I have my ...
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Set Up Bluetooth (rfcomm) as a virtual serial port (dev/tty0)

I have a bluetooth device that is discoverable through the command "hcitool scan". Its protocol discriptor is "RFCOMM". I can bind the device to the port rfcomm0 through the command "sudo rfcomm ...
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Setup and hosting multiple zones using own Bind Nameserver

I would like to achieve the following: Register own domain name (done) with GoDaddy.com e.g (mynsdom.com) which I will setup two hosts using VPS from Linode (done). Bind9 is also installed on both ...
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Name lookup from secondary DNS server, if primary returns a non-reachable IP address

My Corporate Mail server(housed at HQ) is accessible to my zonal office(geographically located in a different state) via a point-to-point leased line on a LAN IP address say 192.168.1.100. ...
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Local-network Bind DNS not working for wireless clients

I've set up Bind on Ubuntu Server 14.04 to act as local-network DNS. Client systems can now resolve the Apache default page to the local FQDN no problem, so I assume Bind is working. But none of my ...
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Bind more than 1 port over SSH?

I use SSH for managing linux servers. Sometimes I need to bind ports from the server to my client. I do this this way: sudo ssh <serverUser>@<server> -L ...
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Having problems with Samba4/BIND9_DLZ : AppArmor permission issue

(12.04.5LTS Server) Have a user "named", configured in the bind9 service to start. My /etc/apparmor.d/local/usr.sbin.named file /usr/local/samba/lib/** rm, /usr/local/samba/private/dns.keytab r, ...
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How to compile/install bind9 with DLZ (MySQL) support?

I am wondering how to compile or install a version of bind9 that supports DLZ (specifically, MySQL) on Ubuntu 14.04. According to my internet research, bind9 doesn't support it by default. Does anyone ...
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Bind9 resolve virtual machine

I have bind9 running on my laptop. And I have a debian on virtual machine. The virtual machine is vmware and installed on the same laptop. How can I make bind9 to resolve my virtual debian address? ...
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Gmusicbrowser does not let me bind Fn key

Im trying to bind the play/pause button to Fn+Down but it only lets me put down
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Wordpress deployed with JUJU using LXC fail

When I deploy the wordpress and mysql charms with juju on my maas controller like so: juju deploy --to lxc:0 wordpress juju deploy --to lxc:0 mysql juju add-relation wordpress:db mysql:db --debug ...
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bad dotted quad / DNS

I am trying to redirect a DNS to my VPS (Ubuntu Server 14.04). I am trying to configure the zones of bind. But I have an error I can't fix ... Any Idea ? toto@serveurVPS:/etc/bind/zones# ...
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Both named and dnsmasq serving DNS on port 53?

Is this considered normal for Ubuntu 14.04 ? netstat -tulpn shows that both bind9 (named) and dnsmasq serve on port 53: Active Internet connections (only servers) Proto Recv-Q Send-Q Local Address ...
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How do I set up a reverse dns on Ubuntu 12.04 VPS

As far as I can remember when setting up my VPS and mail server on it, I had configured the mail server correctly. However, a few of my clients get SMTP errors, host mx1.zonnet.nl[62.58.50.9] ...
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How do I perform maintenance on a master DNS/DHCP (BIND9/ISC-DHCP) Ubuntu server?

I'm running non-GUI Ubuntu Server 12.04.2 LTS (64-bit) on my 2 DNS/DHCP servers. Both servers are running BIND9 9.8.1-P1 and ISC-DHCP-SERVER 4.1.ESV-R4-0ubuntu5.6. Please note that for DNS I'm ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 - autofs and bind mount

is it possible to tell autofs to use "mount --rbind..." instead of "mount --bind..." by default? The reason is that we are exporting a folder, let's call that /exports, which holds different other ...
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Bind in 15.04 Ignores Startup Options

It appears Bind in Ubuntu 15.04 doesn't acknowledge startup options in /etc/default/bind9. I noticed in syslog that bind was trying to resolve ipv6 addresses even with -4 added to Options="-u bind -4" ...
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upstart script to start after dns is ready?

Is it possible to make an upstart job conf so that it starts after DNS is started through /etc/init.d/bind9? I'd rather than have to modify the default system /etc/init.d/bind9 to make it emit ...
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Bind fails with short domain name

I'm having troubles getting Bind to work with a two character long domain name. Is this a known issue? I haven't found anything related to this anywhere. I have about 50 domains up and running in my ...
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Bind9 DNS:Configure A Local Forwarding DNS Server

i've a small local network Containing(for example): A Ubuntu 14.04 PC As a DNS Server[192.168.1.10] chat.Server1 on 192.168.1.11 chat.Server2 on 192.168.1.12 chat.Server3 on 192.168.1.13 And I ...
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Ubuntu BIND in LAN problems - DNS request timed out. timeout was 2 seconds

I've got a BIND9 setup on my local network via Webmin. A nslookup doesn't seem to work. Neither does ping google.de. Been looking around and trying several different settings. Nothing has worked so ...
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Strange BIND resolution problem

I'm experiencing an odd resolution issue on my DNS servers. I have a couple decades experience with administering Windows DNS servers, but have less than a year's experience administering Ubuntu/BIND ...
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Failed to Set Name Server Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I am trying to setup my server as a name server but it is failing. I've created A record and NS Record. After that, when i tried dig from internal it succeeded, but when i tried dig from external ...
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Block HTTPS site

Can anyone recommend an effective tool to block some https websites with ubuntu server? I want to use the server as a gateway for the users. A detailed guide would be highly appreciated. Thanks
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Ubuntu 14.04 server & bind9 sleep issue

I am new to this dns server thing but through tutorials online I managed to create DNS server using bind9. But I am facing weird issue not found any solution on internet. I have my DNS server on ...
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Webmin can't start bind9: 'Unknown error'

Ubuntu version: 14.04.1 LTS x86_64 Bind version: 9.9.5 Webmin version: 1.780 For a while now, I'm trying to configure bind. First one as a slave to our current Windows DNS Servers which all works ...
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Is it possible for dns records to update for vpn clients?

I have an Ubuntu server than runs routing, bind9, dhcp, and vpn. Everything is working like it should. I would like to add the ability for vpn clients to register a DNS record so that I can resolve ...
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Unable to ping local systems with local DNS setup

I have XenServer running with multiple Ubuntu Server instances. One of these instances is managing my local DNS. All of my server instances have static IPs. My other systems are DHCP from my router ...
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bind9 don't work after update and restart on server 14.04

I updated my NAS "Server" a couple of days ago after a long time (4/5 months). After the update (one update for a kernel failed) i restarted the NAS. On the NAS is a samba4 domain and bind9 without ...
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Recursive query in Bind

I want to setup a recursive DNS server with bind and don't want to forward queries to another DNS servers.(every query be recursive) How to setup it? Thanks.
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Bind9 nor working - SERVFAIL Ubuntu 14.04

Hi I have an issue trying to configure my Bind9 service. here the result of dig command: ; <<>> DiG 9.9.5-3ubuntu0.5-Ubuntu <<>> smx.local ;; global options: +cmd ;; Got ...
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Please explain the difference in nslookup replies

When I choose my ISP's nameserver and do this: set q=ns . then in ADDITIONAL section I can see root servers IP's. When I perform the same check on my BIND, I don't get to see the IP's. Not like it ...
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Ubuntu and binding Logitech keys for gaming

I have the M705 Logitech mouse which has 5 extra buttons on it. In windows, I used to bind two of the keys to F2 and F3 so I could use them in game (specifically Dota 2). When I go into xev, it ...
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Something wrong with Bind Server

I can ping to my server using it's Domain Name but my hosting machine I can't..
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How do I bind a folder in Ubuntu

First I tried sudo mount --bind /path1 /path2 It showed error can't find in /etc/fstab or /etc/mtab So I tried these methods /path1 /path2 bind defaults,bind 0 0 and this one also /path ...
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Networking Issue, Binding on 14.04

IPs routed at the switch just fine. interface Vlan100 ip address xxx.xxx.235.1 255.255.255.0 secondary ip address xxx.xxx.236.1 255.255.255.0 secondary ip address xxx.xxx.237.1 255.255.255.0 ...
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Setting up an intranet by Apache2 and Bind9

I need some support to setup an intranet. ENVIRONMENT A LAN (192.168.1.x) conntected to Internet through an ADSL modem/router (192.168.1.1). An Ubuntu 14 server (192.168.1.111) is connected to the ...
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dns bind reverse lookup failed in webbrowser

I am in a local lan my server is acting as dns & web server. I am installed the bind in that server and set the primary dns to 127.0.0.1. Everything worked fine. "nslookup group.hom" command ...
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Need to host 30 domains, but Bind9 config info is confusing

Bringing up a new server using ubuntu 15.04, Bind9 and Apache 2.4 that needs to host 30 web sites - each with own domain name. Have configured Apache virtual hosts and all seem correct, but Bind must ...
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Bind9 stops resolving

I've set up bind9 as forwarder in my VPS, but for some reason bind stops resolving every now and then. I have to do 'service bind9 restart' to get it working again. Only configuration I've done for ...
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Setting up logging preferences for bind on 14.04 Server

Is there a preferred way of setting up logging preferences for bind in Ubuntu Server 14.04? I'm trying to add category lame-servers { null; }; But I'm getting a bit confused with different ...
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nslookup returns name along with address.in-addr.arpa in suffix

I have configured bind9 in ubuntu 14.04.2 server. While nslookup my address it returns name along with address.in-addr.arpa in suffix. Example: nslookup 192.168.182.10 Server: 192.168.182.10 ...
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small case won't type in terminal,

all characters type everywhere else, keyboard not faulty, can type uppercase F and scale down using alt l so only in terminal and only lower case f. Anyone have any ideas>?
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Bind9 and Name Collison

I have setup BIND9 as a DNS server for my home network so I can reach other machines via their hostnames. All hosts are on a private network with the domain name hive.local, each reach the global ...