DDNS and Hidden Master == Brain-Damaged

John Hascall john at iastate.edu
Thu Jan 27 02:34:12 UTC 2005

> > > > And how do I make ISC DHCP do that?
> > > use a non-trash MNAME in the dns view seen by your dhcp server and
> > > clients.
> > It is "non-trash" by any sane definition.

> then make it non-trash by some insane definition.  for example, make it
> match one of the NS.NSDNAME's, according to the "dns view" seen by your
> dhcp population.  if you want your master hidden, then make sure that the
> non-dhcp-population sees some other SOA and NS for that zone.  no problem.

I would have to agree that a hidden master that is seen
by all your dhcp clients is an insane definition of hidden.

I think a far better solution for me is to lobotomize
that section of code in dhcpd.

Thanks again,

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