Adding records to a domain I don't control for anyone who uses my nameserver
barmar at alum.mit.edu
Sat Feb 28 04:10:26 UTC 2009
In article <go6pea$2rua$1 at sf1.isc.org>,
Brandon Dimcheff <bdimchef at wieldim.com> wrote:
> I'm trying to configure BIND to add some records to a domain that I
> don't control, so that anybody who uses my nameserver will have the
> additional records. Specifically, I'm trying to add xmpp SRV records
> so our jabber infrastructure that uses our nameserver can contact a
> handful of domains properly. All other records for the domain should
> work as defined by their authoritative server.
> dig @127.0.0.1 SRV _xmpp_client._tcp.example.com. should return my SRV
> record hosted by my server
> dig @127.0.0.1 A example.com should return example.com's A record by
> recursive lookup
> Does anybody have any suggestions? I've tried a few different things,
> but none of them seem to have worked.
I don't think you can do this with BIND. Its database is organized by
names, not types. If a server is authoritative for a name, it will
never recurse for that name.
Barry Margolin, barmar at alum.mit.edu
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