reverse DNS (was: Provo Internet options)

Michael L Torrie torriem at chem.byu.edu
Tue Nov 28 16:55:09 MST 2006


On Tue, 2006-11-28 at 16:52 -0700, Wade Preston Shearer wrote:
> > You really can't do anything.  The reverse lookup mappings are solely
> > controlled by whoever has legal ownership of the netblock  
> > (according to
> > ICANN).  Thus unless your isp will set this reverse mapping for you,
> > there isn't anything you can do about it.
> 
> Oh? This is something set by the data center then?

Yes.  I have a virtual machine with unixshell.com and they offer to set
the reverse lookup for me (linode does the same).

Michael


> 
> /*
> PLUG: http://plug.org, #utah on irc.freenode.net
> Unsubscribe: http://plug.org/mailman/options/plug
> Don't fear the penguin.
> */




More information about the PLUG mailing list