Problem Using CNAME
barmar at bbnplanet.com
Tue Nov 16 15:37:36 UTC 1999
In article <Pine.LNX.4.10.9911161527110.25561-100000 at ddx.a2000.nu>,
<bind-list at ddx.a2000.nu> wrote:
>i try to make a cname :
><the normal stuff>
>localhost A 127.0.0.1
>@ CNAME overgewicht.nl.
>www CNAME www.overgewicht.nl.
>but this gives me an error :
>Nov 16 15:21:44 ns named: tezwaar.nl:16:tezwaar.nl: CNAME and OTHER
>Nov 16 15:21:44 ns named: master zone "tezwaar.nl" (IN) rejected
>due to errors (serial 1999111605)
>i tried to remove the mx record for this domain, and tried to replace @
>with tezwaar.nl, but both do not work.
>when i make an A record of it (so @ A 220.127.116.11) it works ok, but
>because i have multiple domains pointing to the same adress, i would like
>to use a CNAME for it.
>Is this possible ?
You can't use a CNAME for the domain name, because it has to have an SOA
Barry Margolin, barmar at bbnplanet.com
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