correct syntax for /29 reverse zone?

Barry Margolin barmar at
Fri Mar 25 02:21:04 UTC 2005

In article <d1vlss$8vi$1 at>, <aklist_bind at> 

> Hi All: One more question. If I have a /29 delegated to me, what is the 
> correct syntax for the reverse zone name and config?
> is it:
> [ipend - ipstart].[xxx].[xxx].[xxx]

The name is arbitrary, although there are some popular naming 
conventions, such as start/ or

The important thing is that the name on your server matches the name 
that your ISP used when they delegated it.  If you tell us what your 
real IP block is, we can tell you what they used.

Barry Margolin, barmar at
Arlington, MA
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