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    About nameserver


    i have one domain mydomain.com
    this domain having two name servers ns1 and ns2
    why to use the ns1 and ns2 this two name server different IP address

    what is use nameserver
    why to use two nameserver ..
    please explane about two things ..

    Thank you ...
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    Devshed Frequenter (2500 - 2999 posts)

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    If I follow what you are asking, then you have nameservers to resolve hostnames into the underlying IP address of a target computer/device. You have two, different ones, as resilience in case one does not respond in a reasonable time (server is down or network issue, etc.)
    The moon on the one hand, the dawn on the other:
    The moon is my sister, the dawn is my brother.
    The moon on my left and the dawn on my right.
    My brother, good morning: my sister, good night.
    -- Hilaire Belloc

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