My second article in the DNS series on – Build your own DNS name server on Linux

My latest article Build your own DNS name server on Linux, has been posted on This is the second article in my series on DNS name services.

Published yesterday, April 6, Introduction to the Domain Name System (DNS), talks about how name services work on both the client and server side, and lists some of the more common DNS records and their uses.

You may also be interested in some of my other articles about networking. The following list of articles are posted here, and may also be posted on

The following articles are currently posted only on as of April 7, 2017.