[CentOS] OT Advantage of running DNS server?

Mon Jun 22 17:53:08 UTC 2015
John R Pierce <pierce at hogranch.com>

On 6/22/2015 5:27 AM, Mark Haney wrote:
> I suppose a lot of it depends on your needs.  For us, we run internal DNS
> servers for all the VMs we have running; mostly for software development
> and monitoring.  It makes sense for us to do so as we have mostly Macs (and
> my Linux workstation) that work better using DNS.  Had we been a mostly
> Windows shop, we'd likely use NetBIOS internally with some Dynamic DNS for
> win clients.

actually, Windows networks preferably use DNS now too... netbios is a 
legacy thing, been deprecated since windows 2000.

john r pierce, recycling bits in santa cruz