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Now why is the router picking up the wrong DNS servers?

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Now why is the router picking up the wrong DNS servers?

Hi All
I have noted that my Billion Router is picking up Primary 210.159.6.9 and Secondary 210.159.6.10 and not the 13.49 & 13.50 onesHuh
I can change them manually in the router settings but I wonder why the 'wrong' ones are being picked up automaticallyHuh
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Re: Now why is the router picking up the wrong DNS servers?

That's a bit strange...those aren't even PN IP addresses:
dig mailgw.infomart.jp
; <<>> DiG 9.8.3-P1 <<>> mailgw.infomart.jp
;; global options: +cmd
;; Got answer:
;; ->>HEADER<<- opcode: QUERY, status: NOERROR, id: 9318
;; flags: qr rd ra; QUERY: 1, ANSWER: 1, AUTHORITY: 0, ADDITIONAL: 0
;; QUESTION SECTION:
;mailgw.infomart.jp. IN A
;; ANSWER SECTION:
mailgw.infomart.jp. 86400 IN A 210.159.6.9
;; Query time: 420 msec
;; SERVER: 192.168.1.1#53(192.168.1.1)
;; WHEN: Thu Jan 16 10:27:47 2014
;; MSG SIZE  rcvd: 52
Routefinder
Grafter
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Re: Now why is the router picking up the wrong DNS servers?

oooops! typo the first set number I should typed 212 not 210 ~ doh!!!! Embarrassed Embarrassed
pwatson
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Re: Now why is the router picking up the wrong DNS servers?

The OP made a typo - First byte should be 212
Not sure he thinks they're 'wrong' though...
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Re: Now why is the router picking up the wrong DNS servers?

All four IPs point to the same load balancers and DNS servers behind them so it's nothing to worry about.
jelv (a.k.a Spoon Whittler)
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