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    SOLVED Pointing the domain to the DNS Server's IP direct

    Hi guys, I'm using cPanel DNS Server to link all my servers to it, to be able to move any hosted cPanel account from one server to another without asking my customer to change his Nameservers. Now, I'm facing a new issue with my customers where some of them are using Cloudflare Nameservers and...
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    Power Dns showing down

    when i am trying to restart showing this error Waiting for “pdns” to start ……info [restartsrv_pdns] systemd failed to start the service “pdns” (The “/usr/bin/systemctl restart pdns.service --no-ask-password” command (process 6843) reported error number 1 when it ended.): Job for pdns.service...
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    In Progress [UPS-291] cPanel DNSOnly: SAD DNS / DNS Spoofing protection

    Hi, Today KernelCare writed a post in her blog where talk about SAD DNS. I have various web servers (with WHM/cPanel) and one Cluster DNS (whith cPanel DNSOnly). "WHM/cPanel" and "cPanel DNSOnly" have protection against SAD DNS / DNS Spoofing?. Or I need do anything for protect the domains...
  4. DennisMidjord

    Why is PowerDNS required on every server in the DNS cluster to enable DNSSEC?

    In WHM > Service Configuration > Nameserver Selection, the following is displayed as a note to the 'Disabled' option: "This option will disable the nameserver. If you are serving dns as part of a cluster you may not need to run one locally." We've configured 3 DNS servers in our cluster. I...
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    Email Routing: DNS Zone Manager vs Edit DNS Zone

    In Edit DNS Zone, there is an Email Routing section. I don't see this in the new DNS Zone Manager, where is it hiding?
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    PowerDNS TXT Parsed and original record content are not equal

    Hi All As noted in my other missive on fixing missing records in a domain health check. There is an issue with double-quoting TXT records in CPanel / WHM using the old Edit DNS Zone versus the new DNS Zone Manager. Specific issue: On a DNSOnly server I was running the PowerDNS domain check...
  7. bloatedstoat

    DNS Only [check_cpanel_rpms] There are altered RPMs on xyz

    I am having an issue whereby 2 of our DNS Only boxes running 90.0 (build 16) are reporting RPM errors. I receive each week "[check_cpanel_rpms] There are altered RPMs on ns2.ournameserver.xyz.". The email reports missing files as per below:- The system detected problems with the...
  8. sozotech

    SOLVED Change name and IP of DNS Only server

    I am working on updating a CentOS 6 DNS only server (BIND) to CentOS 7 DNS only server (PowerDNS). I got all of the zones synced to the new server and I wanted to rename it to the name of the old server and use that IP. I tried doing this yesterday but ran into issues with PowerDNS not starting...
  9. sozotech

    Synchronize DNS zones from BIND to PowerDNS

    I am in the process of upgrading our DNS only servers which are running Centos 6 / BIND. I have setup a new DNS only server on CentOS 7 and it is setup to use PowerDNS. I have clustered the old server to the new one as Synchronize Changes and the status shows OK. The new DNS server is set as...
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    What API Token privileges are needed for DNS Cluster to work correctly?

    Hello, We are creating a new DNS-Only nameserver for our DNS Cluster. The DNS Clustering documentation provided by Cpanel is not clear.... What are the necessary API Token privileges needed to allow our web servers to manage the DNS on the DNS Cluster ameserver? (I am hesitant to enable the...
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    SOLVED How to switch existing DNS Cluster (4 DNS-Only nameservers) to PowerDNS?

    Hello, Our four DNS-Only servers are used as ns1/ns2/ns3/ns4 for all our shared web hosting servers. (Each shared hosting server is configured to send DNS updates to all 4 DNS-Only servers with "Syncronize Changes" setting.) Right now, all the servers (shared hosting and dns-only) are...
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    DNS Zones from cluster?

    Quick question: I have ns1 and ns2 DNSONLY runnning with trust relationship "standalone" setup for server A, B, C, D... On each server I have ns1 and ns2 in cluster as "write-only". Now when server B has crashed and I had to reinstall, the DNS zones did not copy over from ns1 and ns2...
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    Move full account to an add-on account and keep DNS?

    Hi, I have multiple small accounts on my CPanel server which have no web site associated, which are only used for redirecting www domains (to sites we don't host) or hosting client email DNS. I'm almost at 100 accounts and would like to move all of these to become an add-on account on one...
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    Does DNS Cluster require ssh access to remote servers?

    Hello, We are running three DNS-Only servers that are used as nameservers (ns1/ns2/ns3.domain.com). Our web servers are all connected using DNS Cluster, to each nameserver. For maximum security, we want to use the Host Access Control to disallow all ssh access to the server except our own IPs...
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    Managed DNS Platform only

    Hey folks, I‘m quite new to cpanel so sorry for asking too basic questions. I want to build a Managed DNS Hosting Service where people can get users accounts on my cpanel landscape and only use my DNS. Add external domains, use my dns servers to create and manage all dns settings. Idea is to...
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    HTTP and DNS DCV checks failing

    Hello! We have been receiving the following alert: "The system failed to acquire a signed certificate from the cPanel Store because of the following error: Neither HTTP nor DNS DCV preflight checks succeeded! " When I run "/usr/local/cpanel/bin/checkallsslcerts", this was returned: Setting...
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    Secondary Resolver Configuration with errors

    Hi, Yesterday and today I received this email about one dedicated server with WHM "Maintenance ended; however, it did not exit cleanly (256). The following events were logged: “scripts/check_unreliable_resolvers”. Review the update logs to determine why the update failed." And also another...
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    PDNS & BIND Listening on multiple IP addresses

    I have a DNS Only server that is giving me fits. Both Bind and PowerDNS are listening on two ports. This causes the following concern when testing via intodns: Looks like the A records (the GLUE) got from the parent zone check are different than the ones got from your nameservers. You have to...
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    Cannot Create Addon Domain with DNS (New to Cpanel)

    I am transferring a site to my new hosting and want to move the content before I change the DNS - when I try to create an addon domain I get an error message: (XID rqbxtx) Sorry, the domain is already pointed to an IP address that does not appear to use DNS servers associated with this server...
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    Getting SERVFAIL error for one domain

    I am facing a very weird issue. Everything works well for all the domains on server but one. I added this domain some days ago and this is the situation: 1) If I run intodns.com/domain.com I get the correct domain NS records. And also correct NS records from your nameservers. All looks fine...