DNS syntax

Kevin Darcy kcd at daimlerchrysler.com
Tue Nov 30 23:04:41 UTC 1999

Mark_Andrews at iengines.com wrote:

> > Hello,
> > I have a domain called xzone.fr and I would add an entry that is www.sub
> >
> > Could you tell me if these line is right in the RFC (because it is
> > running but I don't know if it is running for all)
> >
> > www.sub        IN        A    x.x.x.x
>         This is fine.
>         You create subzone for administive reason. i.e.  you are handing
>         control to someone else.
>         Mark

Or sometimes for performance reasons too. Or for redundancy. Or any or all of
the above. Or just because you can :-)

- Kevin

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