Questions on how to setup Reverse DNS in bind 9

Matus UHLAR - fantomas uhlar at
Tue Jul 19 07:30:35 UTC 2016

On 18.07.16 19:44, Spork Schivago wrote:
>At this time ONLY RESOLVES TO
>The way I wanted it was AND    to point to
>   but I think I setup the DNS record wrong.   I just added
>another A record for and added the IP address to
>it.   This part wasn't for the reverse DNS.   I got two IP addresses I'm
>using. IS NOT

>I got an A name for franklin, and that's the   Should I
>have added another A name for franklin as well to setup the round robin
>stuff?   You know, when someone connects to, the first time they
>connect, it takes them to   The next time they connect, it
>takes them to 

you don't have to set up "round robin" and you can't decide who connects to
which IP.

If you set up two IP addresses for one DNS name, random servers will connect
to random addresses in rantom times.

> Is this why whenever I pinged, I
>only got a reply from and not from you think?

that is because only contains now...

>  Because I didn't setup another A name for franklin?   Thanks and sorry
>for all the questions.   I know these probably aren't really bind related
>questions anymore.   Thanks!

once more: IS NOT !

FYI currently they both only contain

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