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Old 31st October 2006, 11:06
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How can I test a DNS setup??

I have setup a new domain name (pingreport.com) and set the name servers to my server (server1.drum-hosting.com) everything looks alright, but I'm getting 'unkown host' when I try to ping the new domain. Even when I ssh into the ispconfig server and try from there.
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Old 31st October 2006, 11:11
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DNS propagation takes up to 48 hours, so you will have to wait some time.

to test your local DNS server, use this command:

dig @localhost yourdomain.com
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Old 31st October 2006, 11:46
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It looks alright from what I can see, and executing the same on the secondary dns looks good aswell, so I guess it's a wait and see thing.

The last few I've done, have been working within a couple of hours, I guess I've just been lucky. Ohwell wait and see time then.
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