[BlueOnyx:08574] Re: Moving Datacentre

Steffan general at ziggo.nl
Fri Sep 23 04:41:50 PET 2011

Well, i have handled it before
But im not using the BO DNS 

Im using mydns
It's a mysql version dns.
So you can simple import your exsisting dns records to it
change the tls of all domains to 5 minutes

And you can use phpmyadmin to change all ip's with one command server wide

we also using mysql replication 
So all dns servers has his own database so if the main one failed then there
is no wurry

good luck with moving your servers

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[mailto:blueonyx-bounces at mail.blueonyx.it] Namens Colin Jack
Verzonden: vrijdag 23 september 2011 11:18
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Onderwerp: [BlueOnyx:08573] Moving Datacentre

I have emailed Michael directly about this but thought it may be worth
posting here in case others are faced with the same dilemma in the future
and need a reference.

We are considering moving to another datacentre - about 300 miles from the
current one. We have a full rack in the current DC with 3 x Aventurin{e}
clusters and a number of standalone servers. The nightmare is going to be
updating the DNS - we use a number of  BO VPSs to provide primary and

Is there a relatively easy way to do this or am I looking at a lot of
painful work? I imagine others have done this before ;)


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