Bind9 DNS Wildcards

David Soltero-Lugo david at
Wed Feb 22 00:26:12 UTC 2006

I defined something like:
Zone #1 file for zone (defining the wildcard)

* IN	A

all other zones on the same server were affected by this wildcard.

zones. like:


On Tuesday 21 February 2006 19:23, Kevin Darcy wrote:
> David Soltero-Lugo wrote:
> >Dear All,
> >I was wondering why on Bind 9.3 when a wildcard is define on a zone, other
> >zones within the same DNS server are affected by the wildcard? (using
> >*."zone")
> More details are required. Wildcards aren't supposed to apply across
> zone boundaries.
>                                           - Kevin

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