"spare hosts" as personal DNS nameservers for 'mynew.org'
h.reindl at thelounge.net
Tue Jul 11 19:33:16 UTC 2017
Am 11.07.2017 um 20:56 schrieb bind at zq3q.org:
> On Tue 7/11/17 15:23 +0100 Tony Finch wrote:
>> bind at zq3q.org <bind at zq3q.org> wrote:
>>> I have several linux VMs, that are under used, so I want to use them
>>> for the nameservers for 'mynew.org'. Neither are in 'mynew.org';
>>> is that going to work?
>> Yes, that is perfectly normal. For example,
>> $ dig +noall +answer ns dotat.at
>> dotat.at. 3559 IN NS ns1.gratisdns.dk.
>> dotat.at. 3559 IN NS ns3.gratisdns.dk.
>> dotat.at. 3559 IN NS grey.dotat.at.
>> dotat.at. 3559 IN NS puck.nether.net.
>> $ dig +noall +answer ns ac.uk
>> ac.uk. 20993 IN NS ns0.ja.net.
>> ac.uk. 20993 IN NS ns1.surfnet.nl.
>> ac.uk. 20993 IN NS ns2.ja.net.
>> ac.uk. 20993 IN NS ns3.ja.net.
>> ac.uk. 20993 IN NS ns4.ja.net.
>> ac.uk. 20993 IN NS auth03.ns.uu.net.
>> ac.uk. 20993 IN NS ws-fra1.win-ip.dfn.de.
> Thanks for the good examples Tony.
> Nice to learn your "+noall +answer" dig syntax also.
> What is a domain registrar with good support, that can guide me through
> getting this to work under linux (fedora 24 and bind 9.x)? I can buy a new domain
> if need be.
no need - you can transfer your domains at any point in time
> My current registrar may respond with a different person, for each mail
> for a given single issue, and I'm getting inconsistent answers. They will not
> tell me any of their log error info; not sure if they even look? They ignore
> several of my questions. In fairness they are sincere and trying
in case of .at we are directly registrar and our infrastructure talks
nic.at, for other TLD's we use https://www.epag.de/ which belongs in the
meantime to GoDaddy
it should not be that hard to find a service which let you define the
nameservers of your domain - if it's a registrar at it's own or a
reseller don#t matter that much because the only point is whatever
interface that let you define "these hosts are the nameservers for
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