Tag: mDNSResponder

Gmail DNS records for Hetzner Domain Robot

During a setup change I had to temporarily move my incoming mailserver to Gmail and while I am now back in my own mail server, I again had this major headache of configuring the my DNS (using BIND) because I always forget the dots in the end of CNAME and MX records because usually I dont create nameserver records for external domains... So anyway here is the final configuration I used in Hetzners Domain Robot: mail IN CNAME ghs.google.com. @ IN MX 1 ASPMX.L.GOOGLE.COM. @ IN MX 5 ALT2.ASPMX.L.GOOGLE.COM. @ IN MX 5 ALT1....

Resolve AppleTV and iTunes Home Sharing visibility issues

There's at least one case where I can't confirm Apples motto "It just works!". Since I'm using my AppleTV (2nd generation), I'm permanently experiencing problems while transmitting data between my Mac running iTunes Home Sharing and the AppleTV itself. Most of the time the Home Sharing resources are simply not visible in the AppleTV's' user interface. According to various Apple support items it seems I'm not the only one experiencing those problems, so here's my solution... Info: While this article is supposed to address issues using iTunes on OS X, the solution should also work when using iTunes...