Zone file. Look right?

M & J mhutch at
Sun Nov 14 14:48:19 UTC 1999

Here is a zone file from my DNS.  The name server is called
The IP of is
Does it look as if this is correct?
Should the entry in the first SOA line be or because that is the name of the DNS name server?
Any suggestions on what could imporve this file?
I am using bind 8.2

mhutch at

@               IN      SOA
                        1999111208 ; serial
                        86400 ; refresh
                        7200 ; retry
                        3600000 ; expire
                        172800 ; default_ttl
@               IN      NS      ns
@               IN      MX      10
localhost               IN      A
ns              IN      A
ns              IN      MX      10      mail
www             IN      CNAME   mail
ftp             IN      CNAME   mail
mail            IN      A

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