Virtual Hosts don't work with "www"

Stephane Bortzmeyer bortzmeyer at
Mon Feb 19 13:23:40 UTC 2007

On Mon, Feb 19, 2007 at 12:43:02AM +0100,
 Jarek Buczy?ski <jaro80 at> wrote 
 a message of 48 lines which said:

> www     CNAME   @

While I cannot be positive that your problem comes from here, I can
say that this is a bad idea. It makes "www" identical to the domain,
for every practical purpose (SRV, MX, etc).

I much prefer two A (and AAAA) records:

; Addresses changed to RFC 3330
www     A
@       A

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