Adding DS record to parent

Bill Owens owens at
Fri Feb 24 16:02:50 UTC 2012

On Fri, Feb 24, 2012 at 10:31:24AM -0500, WBrown at wrote:
> Does anyone know how to register a DS record for domains registered 
> through Network Solutions?  I submitted a query through their website and 
> got this response below.  I find the copyright on the canned response an 
> amusing touch.
> I called the number shown, and fought my way though a tangle of prompts to 
> talk to a human in their DNS group.  I could tell DNSSEC was a foreign 
> concept to her and asked to speak with someone familiar with DNSSEC.  She 
> assured me she could help.  Turns out she was wrong.
> "ds record" returns 
> no meaning hits.  Going to GoDaddy's website, I was able to find the 
> directions in a couple minutes.

I haven't heard of NS supporting DNSSEC, and there haven't been any good resources to find a registrar who *does*, but this popped up recently:

. . . and NS isn't on that list. FWIW, DynDNS does a fine job (that's who we've chosen), GoDaddy works okay too (though I think there are many other reasons to avoid using them) and I've heard good things about GKG. 


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