List aliases?

Bob guest at invalid.invalid
Sat Oct 28 20:41:34 UTC 2006

Kevin Darcy said:
>Bob wrote:
>> Is it possible to list all aliases by which a DNS server knows a given IP
>> address?
>> I don't find anything in nslookup that gives me this information.
>Nope. How would a given nameserver even know if some other, unrelated 
>nameserver on the other side of the world had a record in one of its 
>zones pointing to any given name or IP address?

However, although I'm sure now that it doesn't change the answer,
I feel compelled to point out that, realizing that no DNS server
could know the aliases on any others, I did specifically ask if I
could list the aliases known to "a" DNS server. 


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