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What is and how to create PTR records in DNS server?

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1. This is related to PTR records in DNS Servers
2. My questions: i) Please FIRSTLY describe it with your own WORDINGS, ii) What is PTR records?(The function, the definition, examples, etc) , iii) How to create it?(give examples), iv) Should all DNS servers have to get this PTR records?
3. Thank you

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PTR is the pointer record used in reverse lookup zone..

http://www.networkclue.com/internet/DNS/DNS-records.aspx
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