DNS and BIND by Cricket Liu, Paul Albitz

By Cricket Liu, Paul Albitz

DNS and BIND discusses one of many Internet's basic construction blocks: the disbursed host info database that is answerable for translating names into addresses, routing mail to its right vacation spot, and plenty of different companies. because the authors write within the preface, in case you are utilizing the net, you are already utilizing DNS - whether you do not know it. The 3rd version covers BIND 4.9, on which such a lot advertisement items are at present dependent, and BIND eight, which implements many very important new positive factors and should be the foundation for the following iteration of business identify servers. It additionally covers themes like DNS safeguard (greatly greater with BIND 8.1), asynchronous notification of alterations to a sector, dynamic updates, and programming with Perl's Net::DNS module. even if you are an administrator concerned with DNS each day, or a consumer who desires to be extra knowledgeable concerning the net and the way it really works, you can find that this e-book is vital studying. subject matters contain: * What DNS does, the way it works, and in the event you have to use it * how to define your individual position within the Internet's identify area * establishing identify servers * utilizing MX documents to course mail * Configuring hosts to exploit DNS identify servers * Subdividing domain names (parenting) * Securing your identify server: proscribing who can question your server, fighting unauthorized area transfers, warding off bogus identify servers, and so on. * Mapping one identify to numerous servers for load sharing * Troubleshooting: utilizing nslookup, analyzing debugging output, universal difficulties * DNS programming, utilizing the resolver library and Perl's Net::DNS module

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3. 1. 2. 3. 1. Is NIS Really Your Problem? 1. 3. 3. 4. 12. 3. Checking That Your Network Is Registered E. 6. Network Names and Numbers serial numbers : (see serial numbers) Search | Symbols | A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z Copyright © 1999 O'Reilly & Associates, Inc. All Rights Reserved. 4. 1. 3. 3. 1. 1. 1. How Many Name Servers? 4. 1. 4. 3. 7. 6. 5. 10. 19. 2. 7. 1. 3. 6. 7. 5. 9. 5. 4. 8. 1. 7. 2. 7. 6. 6. 9. 5. 3. 9. 5. 2.

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