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Re: Help needed on iPrint DNS setup (long)

Thanks Andy. I had Earthlink add a new CName and A record for
prnmanager.choctaweng.com and point it to one of my public IPs. Now I
just
need to add some rules for BM to let the right port traffic through
and get
my fileserver to recognize the address (hosts file I think) so the
print
manager can see it. Thanks again.

Greg

"Andy Konecny" <Andy_Konecny@AinsworthNOSPAM.com> wrote in message
news:VA.00000015.00b440c0@ainsworthnospam.com...
> > Any simple 1,2,3... advice out there?

> Na, that would be too simple
> I'll try and give it a try for you
>
> In article <mFUra.6734$jU.2632@prv-forum2.provo.novell.com>, Greg O> wrote:
> > DNS Server Domain Name of choctaweng.com, our
> > public domain name. Should I use a different name? Will this

cause a
> > conflict with the WWW registered domain name?
> >

> Since earthlink.net servers(love the host names that the power of
> NSLookup revealed) are authoritative, you really should have a

different
> name as there is now way someone on the outside is going to resolve

any
> records you create internally. If your ISP servers don't know about

a
> host.choctaweng.com, then as far as the internet is concerned it

does
> not exist.
>
> While you could bring your DNS fully in house, it would probably be> better to leave the primary domain where it is, then either setup

your
> internal zone something like fwb.choctaweng.com with your ISP

servers
> having the glue records in place
> http://support.novell.com/cgi-bin/search/searchtid.cgi?/10016522.htm


> and/or having your ISP servers have those A & CNAME records you are> talking about
>
>
> Andy Konecny
> Ainsworth Inc. in Toronto
> [sometimes being certifiable is more fun than being certified :]
>






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