DNS/Webhosting question

Roman Neuhauser neuhauser at bellavista.cz
Thu Nov 20 05:25:24 PST 2003

# frank at knobbe.us / 2003-11-14 16:43:54 -0600:
> On Fri, 2003-11-14 at 15:23, Darryl Hoar wrote:
> > What tools exist in Freebsd to determine the primary dsn server for
> > a domain
> Heh.. . everyone seems to be responding with 'nslookup -type=ns foo.com'
> or 'host -t ns foo.com', but those queries return *all* name servers and
> make no distinction which one is the primary. For that you have to query
> the SOA which contains the primary name server for a domain.
> -> host -t soa foo.com

    which of my servers is primary and which secondary if I can edit the
    data on either and have it synchronized to the other?
> Regards,
> Frank (being a smart-ass today)

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