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Old 20th April 2006, 06:30
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Default Reverse DNS - works locally not from DNSStuff.com

Hi,

The PTR records show up locally when I dig -x 63.223.*.* however when I check on DNSStuff it says no PTR records are returned. I replaced the last 2 octets with *.

Here is DNSStuff output:

How I am searching:
Asking h.root-servers.net for *.*.223.63.in-addr.arpa PTR record:
h.root-servers.net says to go to figwort.arin.net. (zone: 63.in-addr.arpa.)
Asking figwort.arin.net. for *.*.223.63.in-addr.arpa PTR record:
figwort.arin.net [192.42.93.32] says to go to NS.CAIS.COM. (zone: 223.63.in-addr.arpa.)
Asking NS.CAIS.COM. for *.*.223.63.in-addr.arpa PTR record:
ns.cais.com [205.177.10.10] says to go to ns2.wvfiber.net. (zone: *.223.63.in-addr.arpa.)
Asking ns2.wvfiber.net. for *.*.223.63.in-addr.arpa PTR record: Got CNAME referral to *.24/0.*.223.63.in-addr.arpa. at server ns2.qp.com. (zone 24/0.*.223.63.in-addr.arpa.) [from 63.223.24.34]
Asking ns2.qp.com. for *.24/0.*.223.63.in-addr.arpa. PTR record:
ns2.qp.com [69.61.67.3] says to go to ns1.h****.com. (zone: *.24/0.*.223.63.in-addr.arpa.)
Asking ns1.h****.com. for *.24/0.*.223.63.in-addr.arpa. PTR record: Reports that no PTR records exist [from 63.223.*.*].

Answer:
No PTR records exist for 63.223.*.*. [Neg TTL=86400 seconds]



As you can see my ISP has delegated lookups for my 5 IPs to my nameserver, I assume they did something like RFC2317.

Here is my Dig output:

dig -x 63.223.*.*
;; Truncated, retrying in TCP mode.

; <<>> DiG 9.2.4 <<>> -x 63.223.*.*
;; global options: printcmd
;; Got answer:
;; ->>HEADER<<- opcode: QUERY, status: NOERROR, id: 19896
;; flags: qr aa rd ra; QUERY: 1, ANSWER: 35, AUTHORITY: 2, ADDITIONAL: 2

;; QUESTION SECTION:
;*.*.223.63.in-addr.arpa. IN PTR

;; ANSWER SECTION:
*.*.223.63.in-addr.arpa. 86400 IN PTR www.t****.com.
*.*.223.63.in-addr.arpa. 86400 IN PTR www.g****.com.
*.*.223.63.in-addr.arpa. 86400 IN PTR www.h****.com.
*.*.223.63.in-addr.arpa. 86400 IN PTR h****.com.
*.*.223.63.in-addr.arpa. 86400 IN PTR g****.com.
*.*.223.63.in-addr.arpa. 86400 IN PTR t****.com.
*.*.223.63.in-addr.arpa. 86400 IN PTR mail.g****.com.
*.*.223.63.in-addr.arpa. 86400 IN PTR mail.t****.com.

;; AUTHORITY SECTION:
*.223.63.in-addr.arpa. 86400 IN NS ns2.h****.com.
*.223.63.in-addr.arpa. 86400 IN NS ns1.h****.com.

;; ADDITIONAL SECTION:
ns1.h****.com. 86400 IN A 63.223.*.*
ns2.h****.com. 86400 IN A 63.223.*.*

;; Query time: 1 msec
;; WHEN: Wed Apr 19 20:21:57 2006
;; MSG SIZE rcvd: 853



Can anyone tell me if I need to setup a special zone or something?

Thanks,

tribui
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Old 20th April 2006, 18:04
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Please ask your ISP to create the PTR records for you.
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Default Try www.dnsenquiry.com as a dnsstuff replacement

Try www.dnsenquiry.com as a dnsstuff replacement
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