Table of Contents

  Table of Contents
  Reader Reviews
DNS on Windows 2000, 2nd Edition
By Matt Larson, Cricket Liu
Publisher : O'Reilly
Pub Date : September 2001
ISBN : 0-596-00230-0
Pages : 349
      What's New in This Edition
      Obtaining the Example Programs
      Conventions Used in This Book
      How to Contact Us
    Chapter 1.  Background
      Section 1.1.  A (Very) Brief History of the Internet
      Section 1.2.  On the Internet and Internets
      Section 1.3.  The Domain Name System, in a Nutshell
      Section 1.4.  The History of the Microsoft DNS Server
      Section 1.5.  Must I Use DNS?
    Chapter 2.  How Does DNS Work?
      Section 2.1.  The Domain Namespace
      Section 2.2.  The Internet Domain Namespace
      Section 2.3.  Delegation
      Section 2.4.  Name Servers and Zones
      Section 2.5.  Resolvers
      Section 2.6.  Resolution
      Section 2.7.  Caching
    Chapter 3.  Where Do I Start?
      Section 3.1.  Which Name Server?
      Section 3.2.  Choosing a Domain Name
    Chapter 4.  Setting Up the Microsoft DNS Server
      Section 4.1.  Our Zone
      Section 4.2.  The DNS Console
      Section 4.3.  Setting Up DNS Data
      Section 4.4.  Running a Primary Master Name Server
      Section 4.5.  Running a Slave Name Server
      Section 4.6.  Adding More Zones
      Section 4.7.  DNS Properties
      Section 4.8.  What Next?
    Chapter 5.  DNS and Electronic Mail
      Section 5.1.  MX Records
      Section 5.2.  Adding MX Records with the DNS Console
      Section 5.3.  What's a Mail Exchanger, Again?
      Section 5.4.  The MX Algorithm
      Section 5.5.  DNS and Exchange
    Chapter 6.  Configuring Hosts
      Section 6.1.  The Resolver
      Section 6.2.  Resolver Configuration
      Section 6.3.  Advanced Resolver Features
      Section 6.4.  Other Windows Resolvers
      Section 6.5.  Sample Resolver Configurations
    Chapter 7.  Maintaining the Microsoft DNS Server
      Section 7.1.  What About Signals?
      Section 7.2.  Logging
      Section 7.3.  Updating Zone Data
      Section 7.4.  Zone Data File Controls
    Chapter 8.  Growing Your Domain
      Section 8.1.  How Many Name Servers?
      Section 8.2.  Adding More Name Servers
      Section 8.3.  Registering Name Servers
      Section 8.4.  Changing TTLs
      Section 8.5.  Planning for Disasters
      Section 8.6.  Coping with Disaster
    Chapter 9.  Parenting
      Section 9.1.  When to Become a Parent
      Section 9.2.  How Many Children?
      Section 9.3.  What to Name Your Children
      Section 9.4.  How to Become a Parent: Creating Subdomains
      Section 9.5.  Subdomains of Domains
      Section 9.6.  Good Parenting
      Section 9.7.  Managing the Transition to Subdomains
      Section 9.8.  The Life of a Parent
    Chapter 10.  Advanced Features and Security
      Section 10.1.  DNS NOTIFY (Zone Change Notification)
      Section 10.2.  WINS Linkage
      Section 10.3.  System Tuning
      Section 10.4.  Name Server Address Sorting
      Section 10.5.  Building Up a Large Sitewide Cache with Forwarders
      Section 10.6.  A More Restricted Name Server
      Section 10.7.  A Nonrecursive Name Server
      Section 10.8.  Securing Your Name Server
    Chapter 11.  New DNS Features in Windows 2000
      Section 11.1.  Active Directory
      Section 11.2.  Dynamic Update
      Section 11.3.  Aging and Scavenging
      Section 11.4.  Incremental Zone Transfer
      Section 11.5.  Unicode Character Support
    Chapter 12.  nslookup
      Section 12.1.  Is nslookup a Good Tool?
      Section 12.2.  Interactive Versus Noninteractive
      Section 12.3.  Option Settings
      Section 12.4.  Avoiding the Search List
      Section 12.5.  Common Tasks
      Section 12.6.  Less-Common Tasks
      Section 12.7.  Troubleshooting nslookup Problems
      Section 12.8.  Best of the Net
    Chapter 13.  Troubleshooting DNS
      Section 13.1.  Is DNS Really Your Problem?
      Section 13.2.  Checking the Cache
      Section 13.3.  Potential Problem List
      Section 13.4.  Interoperability Problems
      Section 13.5.  Problem Symptoms
    Chapter 14.  Miscellaneous
      Section 14.1.  Using CNAME Records
      Section 14.2.  Wildcards
      Section 14.3.  A Limitation of MX Records
      Section 14.4.  DNS and Internet Firewalls
      Section 14.5.  Dial-up Connections
      Section 14.6.  Network Names and Numbers
      Section 14.7.  Additional Resource Records
    Appendix A.  DNS Message Format and Resource Records
      Section A.1.  Master File Format
      Section A.2.  DNS Messages
      Section A.3.  Resource Record Data
    Appendix B.  Installing the DNS Server from CD-ROM
    Appendix C.  Converting from BIND to the Microsoft DNS Server
      Section C.1.  Step 1: Change the DNS Server Startup Method to File
      Section C.2.  Step 2: Stop the Microsoft DNS Server
      Section C.3.  Step 3: Change the Zone Data File Naming Convention
      Section C.4.  Step 4: Copy the Files
      Section C.5.  Step 5: Get a New Root Name Server Cache File
      Section C.6.  Step 6: Restart the DNS Server
      Section C.7.  Step 7: Change the DNS Server Startup Method to Registry
    Appendix D.  Top-Level Domains


DNS on Windows 2000
DNS on Windows 2000
ISBN: 0596002300
EAN: 2147483647
Year: 2001
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