nsupdate with bind9

Michael Lang michi+bind-users at relay3.jackal-net.at
Tue Dec 14 10:13:41 UTC 2004

On Tue, 2004-12-14 at 11:12, Matt Kukowski wrote:
> Hello,
> I have nsupdate set up with keys with my bind9 server and I added/deleted A and CNAME records.. however Im having problems finding info/examples on how to add MX records.
> Can someone send me or point me to a location where I can get all ( or all the most major ) examples on how to add all types of dns records ???
> example to add an A record with nsupdate:
> --------------------------------------------------------------
> update delete somehost.example.com. A
> update add somehost.example.com. 86400 A

server .......
update add example.com. 86400 MX 10 mail1.example.com.
update add example.com. 86400 MX 20 mail2.example.com.
update add ...

Greetz mIke

> Above would be example format Im looking for.. I know you need to add lines  
> server ns1.example.com
> zone example.com
> before updating.. I just need to know the lines to add MX records and better yet all types of records..
> thanks in advance
> -matt
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Michael Lang <michi+bind-users at relay3.jackal-net.at>

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