Domain Name System for computers, services, or any resource connected to the Internet. It translates domain names meaningful to humans into the numerical identifiers associated with networking equipment for the purpose of locating and addressing these devices worldwide.

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Owncloud - ping - DNS

I am very inexperienced with command line and only trying to install owncloud. I have put Ubuntu Server 14.04 on an old 32 bit laptop (thinkpad Z61m). I am trying to install owncloud and have tried: ...
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Do I need to use forwarders in a local DNS?

I have been doing some experimentation with BIND and had some questions regarding fowarders. From what I understand, a forwarder is something that will forward requests the DNS server cannot process. ...
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HTTPS on Ubuntu instance Amazon EC2

I have a question which I hope somebody can answer for me. My situation: I have an Ubuntu Server running Apache2 on a EC2 Amazon instance, which is serving an OwnCloud instance. My goal: I want to ...
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local DNS lookup not working, despite everything is in /etc/hosts

I am running Ubuntu (12.04) on Virtual Box and want my machine to be able to lookup its own hostname, the same way other VMs will do in this network (I am trying to build virtual cluster). There is no ...
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How do I temporily locally set example.com to resolve to 127.0.0.1 without modifying the hosts file

I've just updated my domain's DNS records but it will take a while for them to propagate across the internet. Until then, is there anyway I can temporarily set my domain, say box.example.com to ...
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DNS zone file question

I have been researching on how to set up a DNS server and found that BIND seems to be the best way to do so. I am new to setting up a DNS server so I have a couple of questions If I am only using the ...
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Setting up a DNS without owning a domain

I have been researching on how to set up a DNS server and found that BIND seems to be the best way to do so. I am new to setting up a DNS server so I have a couple of questions I do not own a domain ...
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Apt-get fails to fetch inside an LXC container

I have an Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS server that's running LXC containers. The containers run Ubuntu 14.04.1 too. Network config of host is pretty standard, static IP, ISP's DNSes (IP1/IP2) plus google's : $ ...
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Connect cluster controller to the region controller (MaaS)

I'm trying to build a MaaS cluster and this is what I've done so far: Region Controller install ubuntu 14.10 configure interfaces configure dns apt update apt upgrade apt install ...
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point domains to folders under LAMP (Work of AddonDomains)

I have installed LAMP on Ubuntu without any problem and now if I point my domain to my VPS IP it works normally, I tried to use .htaccess but it didn't work for me I want to point many domains to the ...
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Playonlinux website wont load? - change DNS nameserver

I'm using Chromium and i'm trying to download Playonlinux but the website wont load. Also should I download wine before I download Playonlinux? EDIT: The problem is my current DNS nameserver. An ...
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Creating Mediawiki issue

Im right right now in the middle of creating Mediawiki on Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS for client and i'm having some troubles doing that. I managed to establish accessible Mediawiki instance in apache but i ...
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large network latency on localhohst

I have a laptop, which I want to optimize for voip applications. I experience the problem that applications connecting to localhost suffer from large delays. Basically nothing happens for about 2-3 ...
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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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Ubuntu 14.04 router, Windows computer connects on boot, if ethernet is unplugged and replugged DNS error

When I boot up the Ubuntu server the windows computer that is connected to the ETH1 via ethernet cable is assigned an IP and connect to the internet. If I unplug the ethernet cable and then plug it ...
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Bind - resolving hostname to wired and wireless IP addresses

I've set up Bind on Ubuntu server to act as a DNS server on the home network. It seems to be working fine. I can load the default Apache page using the fqdn I specified in the zone forwarding file and ...
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how do i make my website accessible to the internet without a static ip and from a virtual machine?

I have windows 8 host and i have installed ubuntu 14.10 server as a virtual machine in vmware. i have installed LAMP server and i am trying to host a website from it. i have created a virtual host. my ...
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How do I add DNS entries to Network Manager's dnsmasq instance? [duplicate]

I want to add server=/myvpn.org/1.2.3.4 to some file so that my computer searches the vpn domain correctly. I've tried RTFM - but I just can't find the "root" document on "here's how to configure ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 + FritzBox 6360cable Connection Issues

at the moment I cannot get any further with guides or forums so I thought and try you guys. My Situation is as follows: My Network is based on a FritzBox 6360cable Router with multiple machines via ...
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Ubuntu KVM Guest DNS problems

I have a DNS problem in a KVM guest running Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS. The host is the same. The host has a bridge network configured since I want to see the guest on my network. So far, I can see the guest ...
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dig to www got no answer with bind

I'm trying to set up a domain. It works for vumila.com, but not with www.vumila.com. Here are my files: db.vumila.com: $TTL 3h @ IN SOA ns1.vumila.com. admin.vumila.com. ( ...
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How to resolve my localhost in LAN under Ubuntu?

I have a website that running on localhost:8069 address. And I have network in network each and every system is Ubuntu 12.04 64bit Actually what can I do is My website that running on localhost:8069 ...
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Unable to connect to internet using android wifi tethering (hotspot) in Ubuntu 14.04

I'm unable to connect to internet when using android WiFi hotspot (I'm able to connect to hotspot, but not able to access Internet). When I use a WiFi router internet works fine. In chrome I get ...
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ubuntu 14.04 wont connect to ethernet - trying manual question

I'm very new to linux - I'm on my chromebook now trying to look up answers. So I can't connect my linux run pc to my Ethernet (I know it's working as my chromebook can connect to it) so I'm now ...
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Make router use Dns Server of PC inside Lan

I am connected to internet via a TP-Link router. Router uses DNS servers provided by ISP. I have set up bind DNS server inside my PC and I want router to use DNS server on my PC instead of ISP's. ...
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Why isn't the dns-search directive mentioned in the man page for /etc/network/interfaces?

See: http://manpages.ubuntu.com/manpages/utopic/en/man5/interfaces.5.html It's a commonly-used directive. A quick google search will yield examples: ...
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dnscrypt-proxy - check what resolver I am using

I have installed dnscrypt-proxy on my ubuntu 14.04. Now I'd like to check what resolver I am using. I know that the default configuration uses OpenDNS server, but I'd like to know what server it's ...
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FireFox can't acess outlook page

I just installed Ubuntu on my laptop. I can't visit this page. No luck with Chromium Browser too. I have already cleared the browser's data but nothing happened. What should I do?
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Set network manager dns

I have Ubuntu 14.10. When I'm at work I can browse the internet without problems. Now that I'm at home, I can connect, but I'm not able to browse the web. Some informations: the output of ifconfig: ...
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forticlient vpn broke the non-vpn dns

I am on Ubuntu 14.10 and I installed forticlient to connect to my work network (following their doc) and some time later I started having big trouble connecting to most internet site. After some ...
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DNS named and zone file config help

I'm seeing the following dns resolving errors on the Ubuntu server. Jan 7 14:46:17 xrmt5 named[5140]: error (network unreachable) resolving '225.11.1.1.lab-map.abc.com/A/IN': 2001:500:2f::f#53 Jan ...
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Why won't my BIND / Apache configuration work?

I am trying to set up a BIND configuration with an Apache webserver. What I am trying to achieve is to by using the URL www.exampler.net access the content that can be found on my Apache webserver's ...
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PPTPd + Privoxy for Ad blocking VPN

I found a bash script that converts adblock plus lists into Privoxy filters and I want to use it to block ads via VPN settings on Windows, KDE, and Android. Also, I want to change the DNS servers to ...
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SRV record for localhost XMPP

My question is how to add the SRV records for XMPP to my localhost domain (dns configuration)?. Where exactly do I have to add and What tool do I need to perform this? I am new to DNS configuration ...
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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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www and https are not working with bind9 and Ubuntu [duplicate]

Thats it my db.mydomain.com configs, it's worked for mydomain.com but not with www.mydomain.com and https://mydomain.com mydomain.com. IN MX 10 mail.mydomain.com. mydomain.com. ...
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How to configure a static IP address, but DNS via DHCP

I've configured a static IP address in file /etc/network/interfaces: auto eth0 iface eth0 inet static address 10.152.187.122 gateway 10.152.187.1 netmask 255.255.255.0 But I'd like DNS ...
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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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Mediawiki only accessible from Windows clients

I've installed Mediawiki on Ubuntu server 14.04. Mediawiki works perfectly when I type the hostname of the server into a browser on one of my network's Windows clients. I've used both: ...
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cannot connect to websites by their domain name but ip addresses

I looked at the related questions but I still don't have an answer. My initial problem was transmission not connecting to any peer, I applied some suggestions, after half an hour I realized that I ...
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Connect Internet in ubuntu Laptop to linux mint Desktop - Has Crossover Cable

I need to share the wifi internet of my ubuntu laptop to my linux mint desktop , I have a cross over cable. ( Connecting desktop to router is not an option) I am able to ping my laptop from my ...
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How to configure Ubuntu Server to point to my registered website's domain?

First off, I'm aware that it's a possibly a duplicate, but what happens is that no matter what I try to google, read, and setup, I'm just unable to fully understand how to do it. Why? Let's take ...
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Facebook not working in all browsers in Ubuntu 14.04

I can't load facebook in all of my browsers in Ubuntu 14.04 I don't know where the problem occurs. I already changed IPv4 to 8.8.8.8 but still doesn't work. And also I could access on facebook only ...
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How can you test for a DNS leak for an OpenVPN provider?

I'm currently using VPNBook with OpenVPN. I just recently learned about DNS leaking. Is there a way to scan for it?
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how to configure two domains with bind9 arpa

how to configure two domains with bind9 arpa reverse ? i have two ips and two domains dinis.com tijuca.com can i change the second zone and name it like this zone "10.168.192.in-addr.arpatijuca or ...
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dig doesn't work in Ubuntu 14.10, works in 12.04 in the same network

I'm having an issue when trying to use dig at one of my computers running Ubuntu 14.10 Desktop 64 bit. The same works in Ubuntu 12.04 both at separate physical machine and running inside VMWare ...
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How can I tell which DNS servers DNSMasq is using?

How can I tell which DNS servers DNSMasq is using to resolve a name to an IP address? I can't figure it out. All of the existing questions here seem to just go as far as telling users that they are ...
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DNS Cache server on Ubuntu 12.04

I have configured a Caching and Forwarding DNS server on Ubuntu 12.04 and after whole process things were good. The server was working properly. I tested it using dig command. After rebooting the ...
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14.10 Cannot ping www.google.com

I have a relatively fresh install of ubuntu 14.10. I am currently not able to ping www.google.com but I can successfully do ping 8.8.8.8 and I can successfully ssh into the machine from another ...