[lug] DNS lookup on local network
David L. Anselmi
anselmi at anselmi.us
Fri Dec 22 12:51:59 MST 2006
Kenneth D. Weinert wrote:
> I'm sure this has been done millions of times before.
> Since my Linksys BEFSR41v4 router is set up to do dynamic DNS for the
> inside network, what is the established way of getting to its table of
> assigned addresses? IE, basically local DNS.
I would think that it would give out its address as the DNS server in
its DHCPOFFER, and function as a DNS cache as well.
Are you sure that its DDNS is for the inside machines? The users' guide
doesn't mention that, nor being a DNS cache. It does mention keeping
your public IP updated in a couple of dynamic DNS services.
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