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comment Does a 3rd party spamming with links to a website get that website blacklisted?
SPF and DKIM can be set up such that everyone knows where mail from your domain is supposed to originate. Beyond that, the filters don't usually care about the contents of the email, just the servers that are sending the email.
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comment How does DNS detect changes in nameserver IP address?
@neodymium To answer your question, the registrar is not resolving any name servers. That is being done by the name servers used by the owner the domain.
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comment How does DNS detect changes in nameserver IP address?
Well, we can't really account for servers that don't follow the standard, as this would make answering questions impossible since someone not following a standard may be doing just anything. I would be interested in seeing some evidence of this, as I've never experienced it.
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comment How does DNS detect changes in nameserver IP address?
Well, you could counter using facts instead of ordering me to go away, because I won't. I make posts on facts, and I'm not concerned about imaginary point counts. I voted down because I saw many errors and considered the answers poor answers to the question. Isn't that the purpose of down-voting?
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comment How does DNS detect changes in nameserver IP address?
The whois record is used to find the location of the DNS server for a domain. It's completely relevant to the OP.
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comment How does DNS detect changes in nameserver IP address?
@dan Name server records "indicating the IP addresses" is not part of the record, it's part of the job of the name server, which is why that quote is in the DNS hosting part of the article.
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comment How does DNS detect changes in nameserver IP address?
@dan whois stackexchange.com output: Domain Name: STACKEXCHANGE.COM Registrar: NAME.COM LLC Whois Server: whois.name.com Referral URL: http://www.name.com Name Server: NS1.SERVERFAULT.COM Name Server: NS2.SERVERFAULT.COM Status: clientTransferProhibited Updated Date: 16-sep-2013 Creation Date: 12-jun-2009 Expiration Date: 12-jun-2014
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comment How does DNS detect changes in nameserver IP address?
@dan every registrar I've ever used (8) only asks for the URL of the domain, and that is all that is in the whois record, which is what the registrar maintains.
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comment How does DNS detect changes in nameserver IP address?
The registrar does not track IP addresses of servers. The primary record stored by the registrar only includes the URL of the DNS servers for the domain. Nameservers do not actually 'update'. They just use either cached information, which is held only as long as the TTL defines it to be held, or they query the DNS server for the address.
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comment How does DNS detect changes in nameserver IP address?
It does not matter what the domain type is for DNS caching. Only the TTL value in the DNS record of the domain determines how long before the record expires. The service for dynamic IP address is called Dynamic DNS (DDNS). DYN is just a company that provides DDNS services.
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comment Can I set www.something.com to be my AName record
What is wrong with using CNAME?
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answered Can I set www.something.com to be my AName record
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