Best implementation of many zonfiles containing the same info (to avoid duplicate IP-nr)

Barry Margolin barmar at
Sat Sep 9 01:09:42 UTC 2006

In article <edrs9j$an0$1 at>, news at wrote:

> When handling a lot of domain names you want to avoid the same IP-nr in
> many zonefiles, but how is best way of doing it?

If all the zones are identical, you can simply use the same filename in 
all the "zone" statements.  In the zone file, use @ to refer to the zone 
name, and make all other names unqualified.

Barry Margolin, barmar at
Arlington, MA
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