New DNS server

Barry Margolin barmar at
Sat Mar 5 02:15:05 UTC 2005

In article <d096d0$2mid$1 at>,
 Stephane Bortzmeyer <bortzmeyer at> wrote:

> On Thu, Mar 03, 2005 at 09:50:05PM -0500,
>  Barry Margolin <barmar at> wrote 
>  a message of 21 lines which said:
> > I expect it depends on the registrar you use.  I think some will
> > automatically register server names, others require you to do that
> > as a separate step before referring to the server in a domain
> > registration.
> It is a bit more complicated: it first depends on the registry. Some
> registries like the ".com" registry requires a separate step of name
> server registration. As you said, this registration can be done
> "behind your back" by the registrar.
> Other registries, like the ".fr" registry, never requires a name
> server registration so, whatever the registrar, you do not have to
> register name servers.

How do glue records get into the .fr servers if you don't have to 
provide the server information?

Barry Margolin, barmar at
Arlington, MA
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