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    dns server

    can any 1 give me configuration for dns server? i want to configure it on fc5.
    is it easy to configure dns server? i want to configure it for my lan (40 pc's)

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    Super Moderator Roxoff's Avatar
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    Aug 2005
    Nottingham, England
    The standard place to look is, who have plenty of documentation on this subject.

    Setting up a dns server is relatively straightforward, and you can learn plenty as a new user configuring it. For a lan of 40 computers, it should be pretty useful.

    One word of warning, dont open your DNS server to the internet, it's a bit of a security hole. There are ways to run it in a chroot jail, or my personal favourite would be to stick it on an old PC with the DHCP server and no user accounts.
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