Parent is a CNAME

Hans Jacobsen hans.jacobsen at
Wed Dec 2 00:59:16 UTC 2009

If is a cname (say to
can I delegate  Are there documents that  
point to this being an ok or bad practice?

I know all records for are relegated to records for
What about subdomains?

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