reverse DNS resolution...

Bill Campbell freebsd at
Mon Oct 22 16:17:18 PDT 2007

On Mon, Oct 22, 2007, Eric F Crist wrote:
>Hey folks,
>We're trying to get reverse DNS resolution for a block of IPs  
>(private).  We've had the 10.x network working great at the office  
>for quite some time now, but I'm having a problem getting the  
>172.30.x network to work.
>Typing 'host <ip>' returns a valid result, however output from who,  
>as well as other network services (IRC, apache) only see the IP.  Is  
>there something I'm missing?

You will have to set up local DNS configuration for private
addresses, including the appropriate PTR records.
The exact file format depends on what DNS software you're using,
bind, djbdns, etc.

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