Question regarding CNAME or aliases with bind 9.2.3

Ali Eghtessadi ali at
Fri Nov 26 07:01:48 UTC 2004

I would like to setup an entry in a zone file ( I am running bind on
solaris ) so when someone types : they will get redirected to a different page
with the address :$.startup

Is this possible using bind?  I did setup a cname in the zone file as

host1 IN CNAME$.startup

but it does not seem to work.  Any help is very much appreciated.  I
manage but the remote domain belongs to a different

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