Name server aT TU Dresden
The following hosts are name servers for the domain
Domain Name Service (DNS, BIND)
'The Domain Name System (DNS) is a
hierarchical distributed naming system for computers, services,
or any resource connected to the internet or a private network'
(Wikipedia). A domein name consists of different sub names (sub
domains), which are separated by a dot.
Questions are preferably asked to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The particular connection modalities for computer in this domain have to be clarified with the responsible ZIH stuff members. A smooth net workflow is only guaranteed, if every net user abides by the ZIH-guidelines.
IT IS PROHIBITED TO USE INTERNET ADDRESSES AND COMPUTER NAMES WHICH ARE NOT CONFORM TO THE CAMPUS NET CONVENTIONS! INFRINGMENTS LEAD TO EXCLUSION FROM THIS NET!
The DNS provides a distinct mapping between 'full qualified
host names' and the particular IP-addresses in point notation.
The TU Dresden runs a name server with the following
In this context the following agreements should be
As a specification during the granting of host names, the
name and domain concept has to be uniform within the whole
university. The hostnames are given in coordination with the
ZIH. The user is able to check with a tool ('nslookup' or
'dig'[public domain software]) whether or not a name could be
mapped to a IP address as well as search for names.