Configuring a master role for the BlueCat DNS server - BlueCat Address Manager - 8.3.1

Address Manager Administration Guide

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BlueCat Address Manager
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8.3.1

The DNS master server needs to be configured.

To configure the DNS master role:

  1. From the configuration drop-down menu, select a configuration.
  2. Select the DNS tab. Tabs remember the page you last worked on, so select the tab again to ensure you're on the Configuration information page.
  3. Under DNS Views, click the name of the default View then click the Deployment Roles tab.
  4. Under Deployment Roles, click New and select DNS Role.
  5. Under Role, select Master from the Type drop-down menu.
  6. Under Select Interface, click Select Server Interface.
    1. Click a server name to display a list of server interfaces.
    2. Select the server interface that you want to add.
    3. Click Add. The selected server interface appears in the Server Interface section.
  7. Click Add.
  8. Select the Servers tab. Tabs remember the page you last worked on, so select the tab again to ensure you're on the Configuration information page.
  9. Click the server name set as the DNS master for the realm.
  10. Click the Deployment Options tab.
  11. Under Deployment Options, click New and select DNS Option.
  12. Add the following options:
    • Allow Query—add the value 0/0 in the IP Address or name field.
    • Allow Query Cache—add the value 0/0 in the IP Address or name field.