DNS

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Software

BIND

Maradns

A nice caching DNS.

FAQ

Get hints file

dig @m.root-servers.net. ns .

Find server handling reverse

dig -x 10.11.12.13

Wildcard record

;seems unwise to use CNAMES for this
@ IN A 10.0.0.1
* IN A 10.0.0.1

 

DNS amplification test

dig +short +tries=1 +time=2 test.openresolver.com TXT @$ip

Terms

SOA

Start Of Authority