http redirection in bind

Stephane Bortzmeyer bortzmeyer at
Tue Jan 11 11:55:58 UTC 2005

On Tue, Jan 11, 2005 at 03:43:09AM -0800,
 saravanan ganapathy <sarav_gsa at> wrote 
 a message of 22 lines which said:

>  I need to configure http redirection in bind9.2.

Proper HTTP redirection is done in... HTTP. With the DNS, the maximum
you can have is name aliasing like:

www   IN  CNAME

> heard that this can be done using SRV records. 

I am not aware of even one Web browser which implements SRV (I deeply
regret it, but it is a fact).

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