domain name as host name?
vixie at as.vix.com
Sat Oct 26 06:26:20 UTC 2002
Mark_Andrews at isc.org writes:
> > > @ SOA ( dns.name.domain. managerwhoever.name.domain.
> > > serialnumber
> > > refreshtime
> > > retrytime
> > > expirytime
> > > minnegttl )
> > > MX 10 main.mail.exchanger.
> > > MX 20 alt.mail.exchanger.
> > > NS first.name.server.
> > > NS second.nameserver.
> > > A ip.ip.ip.ip
> > > www A ip.ip.ip.ip
> > >
> > > and thats all
> > >
> > > The A record with only ip address makes the magic.
i usually do
@ SOA ...
www CNAME @
so as not to duplicate the A RR.
> AAAA (and A6 which is experimental) also is used to define a hostname.
for all intents and purposes A6 is dead and need not be considered/mentioned.
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