[Coco] yahoo groups
tlindner at macmess.org
Sat Apr 21 23:39:06 EDT 2007
Kevin Diggs <kevdig at hypersurf.com> wrote:
> rDNS? What is rDNS? Is it like a reverse DNS name resolution? Is there a
> *nix utility to find it?
Yes is it revers DNS. There is no special utility to look up the reverse
name (althoug dig has the -x option to make it easy). You look it up by
taking the four integers that make up the address, reverse them and add
.in-addr.arpa. to the end.
So if you wanted to find the reverse DNS of 126.96.36.199 you would do
a normal look up of:
tlindner at macmess.org Bright
More information about the Coco