nslookup default server shows up incorrectly
barmar at genuity.net
Fri Feb 1 23:25:28 UTC 2002
In article <a3ej1v$3he at pub3.rc.vix.com>,
deviatethenorm <burn at variate.net> wrote:
>ive got BIND 9.2.0rc3 runnin on two seperate boxes, ns1 is master of
>ns2. when i configure my client to use ns2 for name resolution and i
>run nslookup, it spits back the following
>Default Server: ns1.mydomain.com
>now my concern here is that default servername shows up as ns1 while
>the ip that shows up is that of ns2, or is this normal because ns1 is
>master of ns2?
It's just doing a reverse DNS lookup of the server address. If it's giving
the wrong name, it means you have a mistake in your reverse domain:
22.214.171.124.in-addr.arpa. IN PTR ns1.mydomain.com.
Barry Margolin, barmar at genuity.net
Genuity, Woburn, MA
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