Wildcard CNAME record?

Matus UHLAR - fantomas uhlar at fantomas.sk
Wed Jan 16 20:23:48 UTC 2013

>Matus UHLAR - fantomas <uhlar at fantomas.sk> wrote:
>> On 16.01.13 14:57, Baird, Josh wrote:
>> > Is it acceptable to have a wildcard CNAME?  Example:
>> >
>> > *             IN           CNAME                somewhere.com.
>> >
>> > Or, would it be advised to only use wildcard 'A' records?
>> while it is technically valid, I don't think it's acceptable to use solutions
>> that require wildcards ;-)

On 16.01.13 15:16, Tony Finch wrote:
>RFC 4592 is enlightening in a rather unpleasant manner.

yes, very unpleasant. I read that more than once and was repeatedly not able
to fully understand it.

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