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From Jim Albert <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] trivial question about webserver
Date Fri, 10 Feb 2012 19:29:31 GMT
On 2/10/2012 2:17 PM, Jim Albert wrote:
> On 2/10/2012 5:48 AM, Dr. Sunil M. Dogra wrote:
>> Hi John,
>> <http://TIER-3.CDRSTDU.EDU.IN> has changed so that's why its is not
>> working.
>> Now I wanted to make a webpage working if you could suggest how to start
>> working.
> So... your DNS servers have also changed IP address?
> If so, then you need to update what are called glue records:
> This is done through your domain registrar.
> So, first your DNS servers must be seen by the world and they are not:
> and it fails... no DNS servers are found and I suspect it's because the
> glue records at the level have not been updated.
> So... there's two things.
> 1. Get your glue records updated which indicate the IP addresses of your
> DNS server(s).
> 2. Update your DNS server(s) with new records pointing your domain to
> new IP addresses.
> Your domain registrar should be able to help with this as that is the
> contact through which your glue records will be updated. They may not
> know what you are talking about at first depending on the level of
> support you first reach, but if the IP addresses of your DNS servers
> have changed, then your glue records must be updated.

Please note... the advise above assumes you control/manage your own DNS 
servers. In other words, the IP addresses of your DNS servers changed. 
If this is true then my advise on glue records is likely valid.

If you do not manage your own DNS servers, then glue records should not 
need to be adjusted.

Jim Albert

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