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Get MX records for a domain

Terminal - Get MX records for a domain
dig foo.org mx +short
2009-02-05 21:29:14
User: wwest4
Functions: dig
6
Get MX records for a domain

Alternatives

There are 9 alternatives - vote for the best!

Terminal - Alternatives
host -t mx foo.org
2009-08-14 09:55:19
User: peshay
Functions: host
1

command is shorter, output unnecessary longer

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What others think

or... let dig do the work for you....

dig foo.org mx +short

should print out the MX records for the foo.org domain

Comment by finkployd 284 weeks and 6 days ago

If you need to list the nameservers use:

dig foo.org NS +short
Comment by jdecuyper 275 weeks and 1 day ago

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