External & internal DNS queries

phn at icke-reklam.ipsec.nu phn at icke-reklam.ipsec.nu
Thu Feb 7 08:38:12 UTC 2002

Ajai Khattri <ajaikhattri at netscape.net> wrote:

> Is it possible to configure a name server such that it returns
> internal
> IP addresses for queries from local machines and the correct external
> IP
> addresses for queries coming in from outside the firewall?

Yes. Bind-9 has a feature "views" that can do this.

> Do I create a fake zone for internal queries?

No, you create a real zone for the internal view.

> --
> Aj.
> Web / Software Developer

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