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CourtArtanis 12th February 2013 05:22

DNS Settings keep breaking
 
I rent a VPS and i have custom nameservers setup on my machine (the domain name used for the nameservers is the machine's FQDN)

OS: ubuntu 12.04 x64
External domain name: sanity-surpassed.eu (registered with 123-reg, configured to point to my custom nameservers)
VPS FQDN: artanis.nitrous-networks.co.uk

ns1.artanis.nitrous-networks.co.uk and ns2.artanis.nitrous-networks.co.uk have both been propagated and configured to be used as such by my VPS host. RDNS is also working as intended.

DNS is unreliable and sometimes when i reboot the VPS, i get downtime for the WWW and any other A records i have setup (like for example voice.sanity-surpassed.eu for teamspeak3)

Records don't seem to be syncing properly or "staying active" and i'm struggling to resolve the issue.

Output of /etc/hosts:
Code:

#fe00::0                ip6-localnet
#ff00::0                ip6-mcastprefix
ff02::1        ip6-allnodes
#ff02::2                ip6-allrouters


127.0.0.1 localhost.localdomain localhost
# Auto-generated hostname. Please do not remove this comment.
193.35.58.203 artanis.nitrous-networks.co.uk  artanis
::1            localhost ip6-localhost ip6-loopback

Output of /etc/resolv.conf: (This is the default file it resets to everytime i reboot)
Code:

nameserver 208.67.222.222
Any help appreciated and for any other info required, let me know.

Thanks

till 12th February 2013 09:54

Check /var/log/syslog for named / bind errors.


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