On Saturday 08 November 2008 22:12, denise.brisson@hrsdc-rhdsc.gc.ca wrote:

> We are re-evaluating the way our DNS server are set-up. We currently have
> one primary and one slave DNS server. Each of them can resolve any domain
> names that they are authoritative for (approx 175 domain names).
> I'm wondering if it is possible to only have the slave servers (2 or 3 of
> them) answering all queries and leaving the primary out of it.

Your master does not have to answer any requests. Setup your slaves and point
everything to them. Prefect setup.

> Is it safe to do this type of set-up. Any advise appreciated.

Yes, this is just fine to do. I would suggest this setup.



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