Bind 9, Wildcard Records and Road Runner
vixie at sa.vix.com
Sat Oct 9 13:20:51 UTC 2004
Anthony Eden <anthony at sdc-hawaii.co.mp> writes:
> When a .mp domain is registered their site and associated services are
> automatically created and are immediately available for the customers
> use. We accomplish this by using a wildcard DNS record in bind for all
> .mp domains:
> *.mp. IN A 126.96.36.199
> This record can be found in the mp zone file. When a site doesn't exist
> they still see a page displaying a message.
you don't need a wildcard for this, and some recent widely deployed changes
will keep it from working reliably in a tld, in any case. use ddns.
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