IP unknown - what am I doing wrong?

Cricket Liu cricket at acmebw.com
Sun Mar 5 21:38:38 UTC 2000

> With CNAMEs always use the FQDN after the CNAME, so:
> www IN CNAME mercury.astrocalc.com.
> mail IN CNAME mercury.astrocacl.com.

That's unnecessary.  The origin is applied to domain names in
RDATA, too, so

www    IN    CNAME    mercury

would have been fine.


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