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Old 7th November 2009, 23:11
George232 George232 is offline
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Default ISPConfig 3 MX record

Hello,

I have a server with let's say the name example.com

I have created a DNS record after adding the site in ISPConfig 3 that looks like this:

A ns1 xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx
A www xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx
A mail xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx
A ns2 xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx
A example.com xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx
MX example.com mail.example.com
ns ns1 ns1.example.com
ns ns2 ns2.example.com

my hosts looks like this:

xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx ns1.example.com example
xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx ns2.example.com example
xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx example.com example
127.0.0.2 example.com example

everything works ok except the e-mail. I cannot recieve e-mails but i can send them ok.

When i use pingability.com it tells me that there is no MX and/or A record for example.com defined. Do you guys know why? Did i miss something in the configuration of the DNS in ISPConfig?

One more thing if I put the MX record like this: MX <nothinghere> example.com it shows me that now there is an MX record but it looks like this
example.com.example.com.

Thanks.
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Old 8th November 2009, 15:47
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You missed the dots:

Code:
A ns1 xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx
A www xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx
A mail xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx
A ns2 xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx
A example.com. xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx
MX example.com. mail.example.com.
ns ns1 ns1.example.com.
ns ns2 ns2.example.com.
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