about ns record in child domain

Chris Buxton cbuxton at menandmice.com
Sun Apr 12 14:55:23 UTC 2009

On Apr 11, 2009, at 9:08 PM, Tech W. wrote:
> --- On Sun, 12/4/09, Chris Buxton <cbuxton at menandmice.com> wrote:
>> You've confused NS records with A records. Create the NS
>> record; omit the A record.
>> cdn.example.com.  IN  NS otherdns.example.com.
> Thanks Chris.
> Do you mean in a zone, we have a NS record, but we don't need to  
> have an A record corresponding to that NS record?

That's correct. The A record only needs to exist in the zone that  
logically contains its name.

Chris Buxton
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