When moving domains from one nameserver to another, one needs to verify that the target nameservers are correctly configured before making the switch. Most nameservers don't allow zone transfer requests any more; how can I do this?
asked Dec 15 '10 at 11:38
Found a partial answer to my own question using the O'Reilly DNS and BIND book:
I'm not sure if this is comprehensive or not.
I'm not sure which DNS records you need. If you only need name server records, you can get them using the following command:
You would need to replace domain.com with the domain in question.
Or, you can use nslookup. Just enter nslookup at the command line. Then, if you want name server records, enter the following:
Again, replace domain.com with the correct domain.
answered Dec 15 '10 at 11:47