Re: reverse name resolution
On Tue, 23 Nov 2004 15:02:40 -0200
Djalma Fadel Junior <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Hi there,
> I'm using debian with bind 9 and itsn't reverse resolving.
> bind version: ii bind9 9.2.4-1
> The problem is that I cannot resolve IPs.
> # host 126.96.36.199
> Host 188.8.131.52.in-addr.arpa not found: 3(NXDOMAIN)
> # host helium.prodar.com.br
> helium.prodar.com.br has address 184.108.40.206
Are you sure that reverse dns has been delegated to you? Even the T1
provider we use at work won't give us a reverse delegation these days.
You have to talk to them and get them to setup reverse dns to look like
you want it to - even though name to ip resolution works normally.