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DNS server with Bind9: can't resolve DNS records in forward and reverse zone files

Hello everyone :) I have tried to set up my own DNS server with bind9, but although I have tried several tutorials, I still get the same error. Starting bind9 works fine but when I use nslookup or dig ...
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Ubuntu server: www not found

I configured my server bind db.mydomain.com with: mydomain.com. IN MX 10 mail.vumila.com. mydomain.com. IN A 192.192.192.82 www.mydomain.com IN A ...
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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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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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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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What DNS server is bind using?

I installed Bind9 in 14.04.1 and made no config changes, I did not touch any files in /etc. This means my laptop is a caching DNS server. My questions are: where is bind getting it's DNS? What ...
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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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How to install bind9 with DLZ unbuntu server 14.04

i am trying to install bind 9 with dlz as the native bind does not have such capabilities. Found a source of compilation on Ubuntu 11.10 but it doesn't seem to work. can't find a decent tutorial or ...
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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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Using BIND9 as a Caching Server, is there a way to set the expiration of the cached items/names?

My BIND9 is currently running fine but is there a way to set the expiration time/date of the cached names? If so, how? Thanks in advance guys
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Connect to virtual host from local network

Configured bind9, apache and all related services. Problem is; I am able to connect to my sites from outside, www.mysite.com (example) is ok. In such case my - client IP is different than servers IP. ...
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dns configuration problem bind9

Following is my bind9 configuration the domain I want to configure is home.lan it is home network /etc/bind/named.conf.local is following zone "home.lan" IN { type master; file ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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ubuntu DNS server

I am trying to set up bind9 on UBUNRU, and I need a help, please I have a proxy server at the same network, and I need that our DNS server in its answer back firstly IP adress of our proxy, and other ...
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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 ...
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Binding device to a driver module

I'm trying to understand better the process of binding a device to its driver. I have an USB tool (In System Programmer for Arduino) whose Id (Product and Vendor) are known. The driver, cdc_acm.ko, ...
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Create a CNAME in bind

I want to create a CNAME record that points www.google.com to 216.239.32.20 which is googles no ssl search page. I have updated /etc/bind/named.conf.local to include: zone "www.google.com" { ...
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Restrict Domains By Bind Server

I want to create a DNS server in DigitalOcean Ubuntu server to use it in my local machines to restrict some domains to be reached like Facebook and Twitter. How can I restrict Facebook and Twitter in ...
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How to configure bind find dnsmasq addresses

My PC server runs Ubuntu 14.10 It runs dnsmasq only for the DHCP services since DNS queries are resolved using bind An entry like dhcp-host=01:02:fa:04:38:7a,192.168.1.113,camera exists for an IP ...
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Psi doesn't work after upgrading to ubuntu 14.10

After upgrading my ubuntu to 14.10 I've encounter problem with psi (same case in psi+). Psi displays warning: Unable to bind to port 8010 for Data Transfer. This may mean you are already running ...
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Using Bind for DNS request and serving A records

I have asked in a few places and do not seem to be able to get an answer. I have a subdomain ie ddns.example.com pointed to a server. I intend to give users a hostname ie bob.ddns.example.com. ...
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How can I setup BIND to use different forwarders depending on the client?

Hopefully this is possible, I'm trying to set up forwarders depending on the client preforming the DNS query. It should look something like this: 192.168.1.10 -> forwarders = 1.1.1.1; 1.1.2.2 ...
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ntop - INITWEB: binding problem - 'Bad file descriptor'(9)

I'm having problems using ntop. When I run sudo ntop it stops returning this errorr Fri Oct 10 10:46:53 2014 INITWEB: Initializing web server Fri Oct 10 10:46:53 2014 INITWEB: Initializing TCP/IP ...
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Configure Bind9 to search local domain for localhosts first

First a little background.(skip this if your in a hurry) This is a network in a small shop. There is a mix of clients on this network. There are PC's running various versions of windows and linux as ...
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Server-side move between NFS shares

I have these folders on my server: /share1 /home/user Both are actually on the same partition. Now I want to be able to move files between these two folders directly on the server (without any data ...
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Recommended way to create a Dynamic DNS service

I am trying to find web resources and recommendations on how to build a dynamic DNS service using ubuntu server. Any assistance would be greatly appreciated.
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redirect wrong dns queries to url address?

I have local machine with bind DNS server and i need to redirect wrong dns queries address name to specific address name or web site url like google any suggestions ?