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Old 25th October 2005, 03:43
Lil'Brudder Lil'Brudder is offline
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Ok, I think I'm starting to understand the problem, but, any suggestions on how to resolve this?

I checked in the ../named/ folder as you said my domain name would be in, and it was, with lots of info in the file... including an MX line:

mail  MX      10      A
mail       A
www       A
ns       A
ns1       A
So, as you described in your DiG,

;; AUTHORITY SECTION:    7200    IN      SOA 1037464252 14400 7200 950400 7200

;; Query time: 286 msec
;; WHEN: Sun Oct 23 12:58:26 2005
;; MSG SIZE  rcvd: 97
Before I setup this server, I had to use Zoneedit for my DNS, hence the, but I thought ISPConfig was a DNS server as well. I'm using GoDaddy as my registrar, and when I tried to put in and as the DNS servers, it said:

Unavailable error in field Host name1
Unavailable error in field Host name2

I'm assuming that if I can get GoDaddy to accept my DNS, my server will be able to resolve all the A/MX/etc records and everything will be fine... is this not right?

I have port 53 forwarding to the server, is this the correct port?
Also, I noticed there are 3 other ports open:

Port 5335 (tcp) is open (unknown)!
Port 32769 (tcp) is open (unknown)!
Port 55512 (tcp) is open (unknown)!

Are these used by ISPConfig? Do I need to have them forwarded in my router also? Or can they be left alone?

I just noticed... the IP address is wrong in that Bind file. That's the IP of where the server *will* be... it's on a temporary IP right now. Is that why Godaddy isn't resolveing

If I change that to the temp IP, would that fix it?

Last edited by Lil'Brudder; 25th October 2005 at 03:47.
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