using slave NS in glue records

Mark_Andrews at Mark_Andrews at
Tue Dec 3 23:56:39 UTC 2002

> Will I encounter problems using two slave name servers as the primary
> and secondary name servers (listed in glue records at registrar) for a
> domain?

	For most resistries the answer is "no".

	For those that check that the SOA MNAME is also listed in
	the NS RRset (for no good protocol reason) lie by adjusting
	the SOA MNAME until you get through the registration process
	then revert it the real name of the stealth master.

> I have performed google searches and looked through the
> comp.protocols.dns.bind FAQ for an answer without success.
> Thanks,
> -- 
> Ricardo Anguiano
Mark Andrews, Internet Software Consortium
1 Seymour St., Dundas Valley, NSW 2117, Australia
PHONE: +61 2 9871 4742                 INTERNET: Mark.Andrews at

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