A Paradise DNS address change? What change? There was no change.

Discussion in 'NZ Computing' started by Tony Neville, Sep 22, 2006.

  1. Tony Neville

    Tony Neville Guest

    So I found myself without Internet access before leaving for work this
    morning and after work I still had none. Paradise technical assistance
    asked me to ping the DNS address: What?! 203? I've been
    using for four years, and was never told of any other. The
    tech guy wasn't familiar with the old address and as far as he's concerned
    it was and remains I hate days like that.

    Tony Neville, Sep 22, 2006
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  2. Umm.. belongs to some company in China.. I think you must of
    mistyped/misread it in he past and now doesn't work then your
    blaming Paradise :)

    I also presume you had a secondary DNS Server set as well??

    Craig Whitmore, Sep 22, 2006
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    Stu Fleming Guest

    I wonder if the guy who was going on about running his own DNS server to
    speed things up had the same misconfiguration issue...
    Stu Fleming, Sep 22, 2006
  4. 203 for me. And I have TelstraClear, Saturn, Chello... Gosh this thing
    changed names a lot.


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    Tony Neville Guest

    So.... My notes say 203, too, which means I've had ~the~ most acute brain
    fart in all my life. I was absolutely sure it was 202, you know.

    After losing net access I didn't take note of the DNS values before trying
    the cable modem on a different ethernet connection, and when that plan
    failed, when back to the original connection but plugged in the wrong DNS

    Tony Neville, Sep 22, 2006
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    Earl Grey Guest

    Its always been and
    Earl Grey, Sep 22, 2006
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    steve Guest

    It's been since at least 1999 when I got a paradise.net
    cable modem from (then) Saturn.
    steve, Sep 22, 2006
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