DNS and BIND by Cricket Liu, Paul Albitz

By Cricket Liu, Paul Albitz

DNS and BIND discusses one of many Internet's basic development blocks: the dispensed host details database that is chargeable for translating names into addresses, routing mail to its right vacation spot, and lots of different companies. because the authors write within the preface, if you are utilizing the web, you are already utilizing DNS - whether you do not know it. The 3rd variation covers BIND 4.9, on which such a lot advertisement items are presently dependent, and BIND eight, which implements many vital new beneficial properties and should be the foundation for the subsequent iteration of business identify servers. It additionally covers subject matters like DNS protection (greatly enhanced with BIND 8.1), asynchronous notification of alterations to a quarter, dynamic updates, and programming with Perl's Net::DNS module. no matter if you are an administrator concerned with DNS every day, or a person who desires to be extra trained in regards to the web and the way it really works, you will find that this ebook is vital interpreting. subject matters contain: * What DNS does, the way it works, and for those who have to use it * how to define your personal 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, combating unauthorized sector transfers, warding off bogus identify servers, and so on. * Mapping one identify to numerous servers for load sharing * Troubleshooting: utilizing nslookup, interpreting debugging output, universal difficulties * DNS programming, utilizing the resolver library and Perl's Net::DNS module

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2. 3. 1. 1. 1. 6. 13. 4. 3. 4. 4. 2. 1. 400/RFC 822 mapping information 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. 1. 2. 7. 5. 1. 4. 2. 7. 1. 1. 1. 3. 2. 6. 2. 2. 7. 4. 2. 3. 2. 2. 3. 2. 1. 3. 1. 3. 4. 3. 1. 1. 1. 1. 4. Question Objects 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.

6. 6. 6. 6. 6. 2. 1. 1. 2. 4. 2. 1. The us domain 11. 5. 6. Finding Out What Is Being Looked Up Index: N 36 DNS & BIND interactive vs. 2. 5. 2. 3. 1. 3. 3. 7. 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.

11. 5. 2. 2. 6. 6. 6. 6. 6. 6. 6. 6. 6. 6. 2. 1. 1. 2. 4. 2. 1. The us domain 11. 5. 6. Finding Out What Is Being Looked Up Index: N 36 DNS & BIND interactive vs. 2. 5. 2. 3. 1. 3. 3. 7. 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.

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