How to propagate faster subdomains with proxies

Barry Margolin barmar at
Sat Apr 22 01:57:12 UTC 2006

In article <e2b01n$1gpa$1 at>,
 "tsar.peter at" <tsar.peter at> wrote:

> Creating a subdomain involves more then an A-record.
> You need to delegate via one or several 'NS' records , create a
> zonefile for the subdomain, and finally load this zonefile on the
> affected nameserver(s), typically through a "zone" statement in
> named.conf.

That's a subzone, not a subdomain.  You don't need to create a subzone 
just to create a subdomain, you can do it simply by adding records to 
the parent zone.

Barry Margolin, barmar at
Arlington, MA
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