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can I use bind9 as a DNS to resolve to an external IP?

Question says it all. I have a digital ocean IP address and I want to know if I can use bind9 to resolve a registered domain on a completely different network/IP? If not, what can I use? Thanks!
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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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Ubuntu Bind9 set up and resolv.conf

I found this tutorial the best I've come across and it works! Well done although I can't vote and comment on it due to my site privilege as yet. How do I do a complete BIND9 DNS Server Configuration ...
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BIND9 dnssec issue

Im getting a lot of these errors in syslog Jan 13 06:43:22 sgdns01 named[14352]: error (no valid RRSIG) resolving 'variety.com/DS/IN': 165.21.83.88#53 Jan 13 06:43:34 sgdns01 named[14352]: validating ...
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What is the preferred way to setup resolvconf on Ubuntu in ec2?

I had been using Ubuntu 10.04.3 or 11.04. In either of these versions, hostnames like ec2-123-45-6-7.compute-1.amazonaws.com would resolve to a private in the 10.0.0.0/8 range. After upgrading to ...
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DNS Issue with IP Forwarding

I have an Ubuntu box running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS server edition, which acts as a DHCP server and is also the gateway for my network. IP forwarding is turned on. Additionally, the server acts as a ...
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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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Publish website with own DNS server and domain name [duplicate]

I'm trying to publish my own website with my own bind9 DNS server running in Ubuntu Server 12.04.3 I've registered the domain name example.com.ar in nic.ar (entity that registers domains in ...
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Setting up web hosting at home with ubuntu server and pointing it to actual domain

Hi I have already got a domain name and installed ubuntu server along with bind9. I want to configure it so that it points to my domain on internet. My Current Environment is as below: installed ...
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What's the correct format of a forward zone in bind

can someone please enlighten me in setting up the correct format of forward zone. $TTL 604800 foo.com. IN SOA foo.com. admin.foo.com. ( 2 ...
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creating a zone file for bind9 DNS

when i deployed DNS on ubuntu, i had to change the owner of the forward/reverse zone file to named does this apply also in ubuntu? also, can you check these for me, ive been getting SERVFAIL which ...
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dns nameservers purchased domain name VPS [duplicate]

I have a purchased a domain name from a registrar. I am running a VPS. Ubuntu 12.04. Setting up LAMP was no problem. But I can only access the VPS via the IP at the moment since I have no active DNS ...
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dump cache of bind dns

when I do rndc dumpdb then this file has no new cache dumped (18.04 was yesterday, I don't know how I did this dump) and looks like: > ; ; Start view _default ; ; ; Cache dump of view '_default' ...
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Weird BIND9 Behavior

This problem has been bothering me for 2 days and hope you guys can give me some advice. I try to set up outlook.com as my mail service. And of course it require me to update my MX record to point to ...
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How can I use bind9 to use my own custom domain in my LAN?

I'm new to DNS and making a DNS server. I've read through the bind9 server how to (at https://help.ubuntu.com/community/BIND9ServerHowto) and several tutorials online on setting up a bind9 server in ...
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how to setup my isp provided static ip

I purchased a static IP address from my ISP I am running ubuntu server 12.04 x64 with webmin installed I want to point a purchased domain name (and also a free .tk domain) at my server. Every time ...
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dig @server doesn't work

I have Ubuntu 12.04 with BIND9, working just as a caching server (forwarding to 8.8.8.8). When I use, for example, dig +norecurse @l.root-servers.net www.uniroma1.it, I obtain the following output: ...
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BIND9 server not responding to external queries

I have set up a BIND server on my dedicated box which I want to host a nameserver for my domain on. When I use dig @202.169.196.59 nzserver.co.nz locally on the server I get the following response... ...
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Configuring a DNS Server like OpenDNS [closed]

I want to configure a bind server that responds with a zone file even if this zone file was not created earlier. Basically I need a parking DNS server that every responds to every domain name (just ...
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How to Disable External DNS recursion?

I know that to disable recursive queries in BIND, I need add the following lines to the options section of /etc/bind/named.conf.options allow-transfer {“none”;}; allow-recursion {“none”;}; recursion ...
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DHCP is mangling my PTR records in DNS

I originally posted this in LinuxQuestions http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/linux-server-73/dhcp-is-mangling-my-ptr-records-in-dns-4175412344/ without much luck, so I'll try here. DHCP is ...
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How do I create a psuedo-domain through bind on Ubuntu 12.04?

I've done some prerequisite reading on DNS and BIND via O'Reilly's book. My goal is to have a local DNS server (i.e. seldon.foundation) that resolves local names (i.e. *.foundation) but forwards the ...
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How to auto-install runlevel control for existing service/daemon?

Need to install a service/daemon (in this case bind9, a DNS service) runlevel control, aka "rc" control (/etc/rc*.d and such). bind9 came pre-installed on my 11.04 system, but without aforementioned ...
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How to setup DNS Server on Local network

Im having a Ubuntu 11.10 Desktop system,how can I configure the BIND server to resolve as the following: I should be able to use Google's Public DNS for the internet www.rootserver.com should ...
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Do I need to setup a “zone” for every domain name that is visible to the outside world?

I have a quick question. I just setup DNS on one of our Ubuntu servers using Bind9. Now my question is do we need to setup a "zone" for every domain name that is visible to the outside world? Or is ...
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How can I setup dhcpd (dynamic DNS)?

I have a Ubuntu Server 11.04 firewall/gateway set up and I'm wondering how I can configure isc-dhcp-server to update bind9 to resolve hostnames in the network. Here is my setup: 3 computers ...
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Run DNS service on registered domain for global name resolution

I have a domain name mydomain.net purchased/registered for one of the cloud server(ubuntu) and its pointing to the server(nslookup). I have installed DNS(bind) service with the domain mydomain.net. ...