newbie: how is email server in a simple network configured?

Barry Margolin barmar at
Wed Nov 17 04:27:43 UTC 2004

In article <cndf0r$dkk$1 at>,
 jeanluc_picard_66 at (picard) wrote:

> Assume a small company has an email server with the name
> The company also has a single simple router that assigns all computers
> on the network an IP address using DHCP. The company does not have a
> domain server or wins server.
> Can the router be set up to route all traffic for
> to the email server or must the server be located outside of the
> router?

Dynamic DNS update can be used to install an A record for with its current IP address whenever the DHCP server 
assigns it.

Barry Margolin, barmar at
Arlington, MA
*** PLEASE post questions in newsgroups, not directly to me ***

More information about the bind-users mailing list