gone! any free secondary NS service?

Michael Niksch nik at
Thu Oct 24 17:34:00 UTC 2002

> it just makes it pretty much useless.

Though I have never used wildcard CNAMEs, I suppose they are very
useful if you run a web hosting service that offers names like

which are all to be served as virtual servers by the same Apache
server. If you have a wildcard CNAME like


you need to add new customers like only to the Apache
configuration, while the DNS is already there.

Michael Niksch                     /Zurich/IBM @ IBMCH
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