Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
  #1  
Old 19th February 2009, 05:06
atjensen11 atjensen11 is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 199
Thanks: 9
Thanked 6 Times in 6 Posts
Default DNS and ISPConfig

I am setting up ISPConfig on a new server. Right now, the server is a test server and it is running next to the current production server. The production server is doing everything I want it to do (web, ftp, email, etc) but is all manually administered which is why ISPConfig is so attractive to me.

The current production server is configured with a private IP (192.168.x.x) and is behind a firewall and a gateway router with a static public IP address. So all ports are forwarded from the router to the production server.

For the new server with ISPConfig, I went about setting up the server again with a private IP (192.168.xx.x). It too is behind a gateway router with ports forwarded.

My question comes down to how ISPConfig handles DNS entries. By default, it appears that when new records are added to the DNS entries, the IP address listed is always the private server address.

Do I need to configure the ISPConfig server network interface with the static public IP address in order for DNS to work correctly with ISPConfig?

Secondly, on my current production server, BIND is configured to run in split view mode. So for clients on the private network, DNS lookups return the servers' private IP addresses. Public clients get the gateway routers public IP addresses. Can ISPConfig operate in a similar environment?

I don't really expect ISPConfig to configure the split view DNS, but if I set it up manually, will ISPConfig overwrite my changes during the next update?
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
 

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
DNS Configuration Problems VMartins Installation/Configuration 10 24th July 2007 15:40
Unable send receive emails vassilis3 Installation/Configuration 15 19th May 2007 15:34
ispconfig and external primary DNS FredZ Installation/Configuration 4 9th October 2006 15:50
FC4 Setup DNS and ISPCONFIG issues The General Installation/Configuration 7 15th May 2006 10:45
ISP-Ubuntu breezy ispconfig dns email e-mail working finally yellowjelly HOWTO-Related Questions 0 19th November 2005 21:30


All times are GMT +2. The time now is 05:32.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.