What is " A STUB ZONE " in a DNS Server?


1) This is related to " A STUB ZONE " in a DNS server
2) My questions: (Please FIRSTLY explain it with your own WORDINGS, and then provide "LINKS"), i) What is this "Stub Zone?" (Function, Definition, etc), ii) How to configure it?
3) Thank you

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Mike KlineConnect With a Mentor Commented:
A stub zone contains Start of Authority (SOA), Name Server (NS) and A records for all name servers in the zone

It is dynamic so if any of that info changes it is automatically updated.

Some links that may help:

Understanding stub zones

Add a stub zone

DNS Stub Zones in Windows Server 2003

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