[Pdns-users] Allowing secondary DNS server

Bob Lockie bjlockie at lockie.ca
Sun May 16 15:45:46 UTC 2004

On 05/16/04 06:39 Marc spoke:
> Hi,
> I'm not sure if this is the right place to ask this question, but just 
> ignore it if it's not.
> At this moment I'm running a primary and secondary DNS server with PDNS, 
> both the latest release and with MySQL. Two days ago (friday) a .nl 
> domain is transferred to my hosting company and the previous provider is 
> asked to run secondary for the domain for a few days longer. Because 
> this previous provider already removed the domain from his DNS servers, 
> he somehow configured a "DNS redirect" to my primary DNS server. I was 
> expecting that he would run as secondary in the way my own secondary DNS 
> server is configured.
> Unfortunatly, this "redirect" is not working and the domain is off-line 
> at this moment ( untill my DNS servers are activated by the SIDN (monday 
> morning) ).
> Does somebody know how this previous provider has configured his DNS 
> server and why this configuration is not working? The last time I spoke 
> to the previous provider he told me that my primary DNS server is 
> misconfigured, but he couldn't explain what was wrong. I've tried 
> changing the settings in PDNS, but nothing seems to work.
> The domain is inqa.nl, the new primary DNS server is ns1.bhosted.nl. I'm 
> not able to find out what the old DNS servers are. The dnsreport.com 
> site gives some interesting error messages: 
> http://www.dnsreport.com/tools/dnsreport.ch?domain=inqa.nl
> Kind regards,
> Marc

Should there be an A record in your server?

dig inqa.nln @ (ns1.bhosted.nl)

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