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Separate Zones for Nameservers?

Discussion in 'Bind/DNS/Nameserver' started by jough, Aug 21, 2003.

  1. jough

    jough Well-Known Member

    Aug 17, 2003
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    Philadelphia, PA
    In my DNS Zones listing I have a zone for a domain,, which uses the main server IP.

    I have two nameservers,, and

    Let's say the main server IP is which is also being used by

    The two nameservers are set up like: -> ->

    I see there's a zone for, but there are also zones for both and

    Is this correct? No other subdomains have their own zones.

    And what about the full hostname? Should it too have its own zone? Let's say it's

    Should there be a separate dns zone for or should "server01" be listed as an A entry resolving to Support Ticket Number:
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  2. Starfunlorenzo

    Aug 20, 2003
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    I think you have to declare a zone, and nameserver are declared in this zone.

    So declare as a zone

    The hostname is: servername.domainname
    If your machine has the name server01 you add an A or CNAME entry :
    server01 14400 IN A Support Ticket Number:

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