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IP Migration

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by gnh, Jan 2, 2004.

  1. gnh

    gnh Registered

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    We are having to move a dedicated CPanel server to a new DC with new IP's. What is the best way to perform the IP Migration.

    Thanks
     
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    I am interested in the same type of question:

    My IP address for the cpanel box is changing. What steps do I need to take?
     
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    Are the nameservers running on your box or tha DC's box?

    Either case, the first step, a few days before the swap, would be to reduce TTL and refresh for the zone file.

    I am presently in process of migrating several hundred domains from a very old box to a ne cPanel box (by hand:(, and by reducing these numbers, changes made to DNS are nearly instant!!

    I set mine to:
    900 refresh
    3600 retry
    600 expiry
    600 minimum

    and after I
     
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