[SATLUG] Linux Client DNS Hostname Lookup Problem (reverse dns)
jaret at aberlorn.com
Wed Jun 18 14:40:34 CDT 2008
Jon Mark Allen wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 18, 2008 at 14:07, Geoff <geofff at w5omr.shacknet.nu> wrote:
>> just for reference, Jaret... my resolv.conf points to the ip address of
>> the domain name server. There are two lines that are something like:
>> domain hostname.ext
>> nameserver umerical.ip.address.to.hostname.ext (ie: 192.168.1.1)
>> you could point it to 18.104.22.168 - I don't remember who that belongs to,
>> but it's a nameserver.
> 22.214.171.124 belongs to Level3 Communications
> 126.96.36.199 and 188.8.131.52 are also open Level 3 DNS resolvers.
> Also keep in mind those IPs will obviously only work if the network
> you're on isn't blocking outbound DNS queries (which is sometimes the
> bash-prompt:~$ whois 184.108.40.206
Great! I added a nameserver and I can google again! I can get buy with
this for now, though if people have suggestions for a full-fix I don't
mind using my box for testing. Thanks everyone!
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