dynamic update to SOA records

Phil Mayers p.mayers at imperial.ac.uk
Tue May 1 08:42:40 UTC 2012

On 04/27/2012 02:37 AM, cloud cache wrote:
> Hello,
> How to use nsupdate to dynamic update the SOA records?
> For example, I want to update the zone's contact email and main NS

As others have pointed out, you just need to use "nsupdate" and send a 
valid SOA.

NOTE: "valid" means "must have a serial number > current". Bind won't do 
this for you - you need to choose an appropriate, higher, SOA serial in 
the new record you send. Adding 1 is fine.

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