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    BIND With CentOS - Cant "DIG" From Remote Machine

    Hello, i am having a strange problem. I own the domain which is managed through GoDaddy. I have CentOS installed on a Dell Precision 530. The machine has two nic's, one for internet and one to serve my network (DHCP). I installed bind at the time of installation as well as caching-nameserver after the fact. I set up named.conf and my zone file and it seems to work when i dig the machine from within the network, it returns answers but when i dig it from a remote machine there is no response. I tried forwarding through my isp's dns servers and i purchased a static ip which opens all ports. If i use the tool at i get a semi-response. It sees my mx records but none else (such as A records or WWW). I have posted my named.conf and zone file...
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    Well, a quick dig from here yielded this:
    # dig
    ; <<>> DiG 9.3.4 <<>>
    ;; global options:  printcmd
    ;; Got answer:
    ;; ->>HEADER<<- opcode: QUERY, status: NOERROR, id: 2007
    ;; flags: qr rd ra; QUERY: 1, ANSWER: 2, AUTHORITY: 1, ADDITIONAL: 0
    ;		IN	A
    ;; ANSWER SECTION:	38400	IN	CNAME	38368	IN	A
    ;; Query time: 285 msec
    ;; SERVER:
    ;; WHEN: Thu Mar  6 20:47:44 2008
    ;; MSG SIZE  rcvd: 92
    so apparently everything is showing now. Could it have been that the remote computer you were trying to dig the records fromwas not using your nameserver, but some other that had yet to update?

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