• Using /etc/hosts to create an alias record

    Now I know "/etc/hosts" can be used for overriding DNS definitions (pointing a host name to a different IP address). But now I want to use it to make an alias record. Does someone know if this is possible? Thank you.

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  • How to configure DNS server & client in Linux RedHat

    How can I configure a DNS server & client in Linux RedHat?

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  • How to enable URL to load with or without www

    We have several websites that are hosted on our Systemi. We have tried to set them up so that a user can access them with or without including www. as part of the URL. The IP addresses and port assignments for all of the sites are identical. All of the sites are defined with Apache server...

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  • Detecting / Reacting to DNS tunnels

    Lately, I've been seeing a lot of talk discussing TCP/IP over DNS requests (usually because port 53 UDP is open and unfiltered). What techniques are out there to detect and block such tunnels? Have you seen such tunneling on a network before?

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  • Access internal web server with domain name

    I was wondering what is the best method for allowing internal computers to access our locally-hosted web server with www.somedomain.com? I believe the internal clients are unable to do so because of how firewalls/NAT works (?). Is there a way I can add an entry in my DNS server? I am using Windows...

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  • How to configure DNS in CentOS

    How do I configure DNS in CentOS?

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  • MsExchangeDSAccess event 2106 2105 — DNS probs?

    Hi, I am having a problem with Exchange and would greatly appreciate any help. Outlook clients are getting the sync folders in the system tray and are froze out of Exchange. This occurs sometimes 2 or 3 times a day. A restart seems to clear things up temporarily. I have Server 2003 Standard with...

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  • Event ID 4515 – zone exists in more than 1 location in Active Directory

    I posed a question a couple of weeks ago and had no response so I'm hoping I just worded it badly. I'm desperate to sort this out so I'm having another try. The first error I got in my DNS log was Event ID 4515 "The zone contoso.com was previously loaded from the directory partition...

    ITBird15 pointsBadges:
  • Setting up small LAN with server

    In our office we have 10 stations running in Windows XP Professional Services Pack 2, and we have a DSL connection. In addition, we have an existing LAN composed of 10 workstation, 2 hub with 8 port and router for my internet connection. Please help me figure out how to setup my LAN with...

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  • Changing ISP and re-configure the Server-firewall

    Hi all, I'm usually on the programing side but due to our small company changing our ISP, I need to resolve why we can't access the internet only from our clients/workstation. So this is the data I have: i. Current setup we have is: 1 Windows server 2003 (with Exchange on it for emails), the Server...

    AviZ200710 pointsBadges:
  • Difference between Netbios and Host name

    Dear all,I am preparing for MCSE certifications. Could you please let me know what is the difference between Netbios name and Host name. According to me WINs server will be used for Netbios Name resolution and DNS servers will be used for Hostname resolution. Both names specifies the machine name...

    Mraj270 pointsBadges:
  • Ethernet adapter question

    Hello, I have a laptop here that for some reason is sending out billions sometimes even trillions of packets it just keeps rising! I have reinstalled the NIC driver and tried a different NIC but the same thing keeps happening! I have also renewed the IP, flushed DNS, reinstalled the network stack,...

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  • Microsoft Windows 2000 server network administration

    My questions are stated thus: I want to know if it is possible to have a Windows 2000 server based network comprising of more than one master domain controller co-existing in the same network. If yes, how? And if yes,will a malfunction of any of the servers affect other servers? A network comprises...

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  • Wake on LAN / Magic Packet broadcast doesnt work through PPTP

    Hi, I have a network, where I want to use WOL from a remote PC. It works when I send a packet from inside the network (or on the server). If I connect via PPTP from a remote Windows XP PC, I can't wake up the PC on the LAN. I suspect the broadcast packet doesn't reach the LAN. The PPTP connection...

    Benbje0 pointsBadges:
  • Creating a domain and DNS question

    Hello, my company is on Netware 5.1 and we are planning to remove netware entirely and move to Microsoft Server 2003. We have two sites: One in LA and one in SLC. There is connectivity between the two and both are on separate subnets. Out goal is to put the company on a domain. Right now in SLC...

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  • DNS Server change effect on oracle connections

    Hello, There is going to be a change in DNS server at our site. Also, there is going to be migration from Static to DHCP IP, but it has been assured to us that IP address will not change. All our databases are accessed via DNS alias entries in TNSNAMES.ora. Will a change in DNS server affect the...

    Garimapawa5 pointsBadges:
  • Workgroup problems of server 2003

    I have a network of 10 computers: 9 Win XP & 1 server 2003 . I have enabled NAT on server 2003 for the purpose of sharing the Internet on all computers. The Internet is running well but all the computers can't access the server 2k3 machine from the workgroup and all the other computers are...

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  • Monitor Internet bandwidth

    Good day, We are using Windows 2000 Small Business Server in our organization with Exchange, DNS and ISA server configured. 1. I want to monitor the internet usage by the users. 2. I want to take a report on monthly or daily basis how much MB/GB utilized by each user. Thanks for your reply in...

    GiriPrasad0 pointsBadges:
  • Save log view in Event Viewer

    Howdy folks, If I create a new log view in event viewer and filter the results, is there any way to save this view? Every time I close event viewer I have to re-create it. Probably just MS by design.... Is there any way to script it?

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  • LAN connectivity problem with Compaq notebook

    I have a Compaq EVO n1020v notebook. This works fine in our office LAN and sometimes it does not at all. Office LAN is a workgroup with ICS enabled in win 2K server. If I check the IP of the notebook it shows the IP of the LAN but never connects to the internet, can't access LAN...

    BinooDas123410 pointsBadges:

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