NSI Not allowing Host registrations for nameservers in sub-zones?

Matt Larson mlarson at verisign.com
Wed Dec 11 16:16:51 UTC 2002

On Tue, 2002-12-03 at 22:09, Shane Brath wrote:
> 	But several of the reps at NSI that I have talked to have told me
> 	that they no longer allow registration of name servers in anything other
> 	than the first level of a zone.
> 	IE: ns1.company.com and ns2.company.com are OK
> 	But: ns1.dns.company.com and ns2.dns.company.com are not OK.
> 	Have I completly missed something, or are the people at NSI just
> 	jerkn' me around.

FWIW, this is a registrar-imposed restriction (for whatever reason). 
VeriSign Global Registry Services--the registry for com/net--allows any
legal domain name to be a name server for a domain.

Matt Larson <mlarson at verisign.com>
VeriSign Global Registry Services

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