[plug] DNS Backup NS's

Lee Jamieson leejam at gmail.com
Thu Jul 15 19:19:07 WST 2010

I'd be in that, but I'd need someone to hold my hand while setting it
up :)  I have an Ubuntu server sitting there not doing heaps -
www.jamieson.bur.st - is about all it's doing at the moment.

I'm relatively sure (Leon set it up) that it's running BIND9 as well.

I'm happy to donate system resources to this idea :)

On 15 July 2010 18:41, Tim <weirdit at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'm wondering how many people are running VPS's or servers and only
> have one or two, and would like to join with other like users and run
> backup nameservers for each other?
> I currently only have one server that is suitable for running a
> nameserver, which leaves no redundancy for the domains I host on it
> (in terms of NS redundancy). I kinda envision a system where a number
> of us can run slave name servers for each other. I'm not 100% sure how
> it would be best to load balance across the network, or ensure we
> don't all have to update ip address when someone changes their
> nameserver.
> Just looking for input and ideas. And of course, prefer it to be linux
> server and name servers. I'm using BIND9.
> Tim
> (fingers crossed the mailing list works fine finally)
> --
> Timothy White - Somewhere in Australia
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