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Old 1st June 2006, 12:08
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Default Confused about MX records

> Hi
> My name is Tom, and i work part-time in small local ISP company
> in Croatia. The old Admin quit the job, and all he leaved was a
> complete mess behind and the boss assigned me to manage the DNS
> servers, customer care etc.
> The newest assignment for me is to create a hosting server
> running ISPconfig because the firm has an extra server on which
> I installed CentOS 4.3 and all needed services. I assigned a
> fixed public IP address for the server and A
> record (linhost1) on a firms DNS server under
> /var/named/ and I even configured reverse zone and
> the are fully operational link.
> ISPConfig installation went flawless. The main problem is that
> reading the forums I am totally lost regarding MX records for
> future domains on my server. Is ISPConfig creating automatically
> MX records for on my server or I have to put it in
> zone files for every domain? Does needs to
> be in MX record or created domain will be in MX record on my
> server machine?
> And one more thing during installation of ISPConfig when the
> following information has to be provided:
> Please enter your MySQL server: E.G. localhost
> Please enter your MySQL user: E.G. root
> Please enter your MySQL password: Your MySQL password
> Please enter a name for the ISPConfig database: E.g. ispconfigdb
> Please enter the IP address of the ISPConfig web: E.g.
> <--I put a fixed IP address of my machine running
> (in my case is is that okay because all that
> forum guys confuse me
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