special features

Chris Buxton cbuxton at menandmice.com
Thu May 8 13:32:55 UTC 2008

On May 7, 2008, at 7:54 AM, Stephane Bortzmeyer wrote:

> On Wed, May 07, 2008 at 04:27:04PM +0200,
> Geoffroy ARNOUD <geo.arnoud at gmail.com> wrote
> a message of 20 lines which said:
>> 2- Spoof of Name error response with a static IP address, in order
>> to better control the user experience. For example, a user
>> requesting www.unknownhost.com would not get an error from his
>> browser, but would get the configured static IP address
>> instead. Behind this IP address could be hosted a web server or
>> somethine else.
> That is a very bad idea and I'm glad it is not possible with BIND.

I believe OpenDNS does this.

Chris Buxton
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