MX Question / DNS update

phn at phn at
Sun Dec 1 10:41:45 UTC 2002

strat_addict <strat_addict at> wrote:

> Hello,
> I recently created a primary DNS with no problems. My domain was up &
> running in less than 48 hours, however, I updated the DNS by adding a
> MX record a over a week ago. I simply added the line:

> IN MX 10

> to point to my postfix mailserver.
> Is this correct?

> nslookup -type=MX says it cant find for mail.
> Should the DNS be deleted and re-created with the MX record at the
> same time?

> I'm kinda new at this. I simply want a mailserver with only a few
> addresses. Am I on the right track?

Nope. You cannot ask questions here ( and expect to get a reasonable answer) 
unless you at least tell us what domain you are talking about.

For the above question i'll recommend you to ask in ""

> Any feedback is appreciated.
> Regards,
> strat_addict

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