List my domains

Nate Campi nate at
Thu Feb 21 22:21:12 UTC 2002

On Thu, Feb 21, 2002 at 01:42:11PM -0800, Tom Robinson wrote:
> > ... a customer of mine changes his own domain record so
> > that DNS service is provided by another ISP.  But he never mentions
> > this to me.  I leave him in my named.conf.
> On the other hand, if you run just one set of name servers, other customers
> who use them as the name servers for their resolvers will get stale data.

Right - very real risk.

> I like Barry Margolin's suggestion - periodically check with root servers to
> make sure they still report you as authoritative.

This should be a script run from cron - ensuring that it gets done and
making sure you don't miss any. If all your zones are served from the
gTLD's, the script would be very simple indeed.
Nate Campi     Job: hostmaster at and root at

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