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question about domain name pointing

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by fountaintechies, Oct 30, 2003.

  1. fountaintechies

    fountaintechies Registered

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    Hi,
    I'm setting up my own web and mail server, so I'll be able host web sites... The question is: how can I set the DNS's so my domain points to my server IP?

    Thank you.
     
  2. mickeymouse

    mickeymouse Well-Known Member

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    Dear fountaintechies,

    You can set the ip of your server to your domain as an address.
    The DNS look like this:

    domainname.com IN SOA ns1.nameserver.
    mail@address
    {
    serial: 2003103002
    refresh: 28800
    retry: 7200
    expire: 3600000
    minimum ttl: 86400
    }
    domainname.com. IN NS ns1.nameserver
    domainname.com. IN NS ns2.nameserver
    domainname.com. IN A serverIpaddress

    .(Dot)is a must after the domainname.

    Regards,
     
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