CNAME and other data , BUG #428

Kevin Darcy kcd at
Thu Dec 5 19:31:48 UTC 2002

"Chimento, Douglas" wrote:

> > If you actually serve such errors to the internet,
> > your DNS won't work  anyways - so there's no point in disabling it.
> Huh?
> Yes it will.
> Are you saying that people running version 8.1.2 and lower with this error
> won't work at all?

It might work *intermittently*, depending on the order in which the records
are seen, and the respective software versions and standards-conformance of
the servers and/or clients which are communicating with your server(s).

Certainly nothing I'd trust a production system to.

- Kevin

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