rndc flush(more-than-one)name

Chris Thompson cet1 at cam.ac.uk
Wed May 12 16:28:24 UTC 2010

Arising out of today's little accident with the "de" TLD ...

Am I right in thinking that "rndc flushname de" flushes only entries for
that specific name, and not for names in the tree *under* "de"? It would
be rather useful to have the latter facility (short of flushing the whole

Of course, it would be possible to invent arbitrarily refined variants
on this theme - in this case what was wanted was "flush all negative
answers for names matching [f-z]*.de" - but maybe not very productively.

Chris Thompson
Email: cet1 at cam.ac.uk

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