Forward First on Master Zone (bypass SOA)
Ben-Eliezer, Tal (ITS)
Tal.Ben-Eliezer at its.ny.gov
Thu Mar 28 21:00:30 UTC 2013
Hi Chris, this looks interesting, I'll do some testing and report back!
From: Chris Buxton [mailto:clists at buxtonfamily.us]
Sent: Thursday, March 28, 2013 5:02 PM
To: Ben-Eliezer, Tal (ITS)
Cc: bind-users at lists.isc.org
Subject: Re: Forward First on Master Zone (bypass SOA)
On Mar 28, 2013, at 12:28 PM, Ben-Eliezer, Tal (ITS) wrote:
> I've spent hours researching a way to accomplish this without any luck. Is there any way to accomplish what I'm trying to do?
No, not unless you want to monkey around with static zones and $INCLUDE directives -- something like this:
Internal zone file:
some.internal.host A 192.0.2.1
External zone file:
some.external.host A 192.0.2.254
where the *.zone.apex files look something like this:
@ SOA [... 7 data fields ...]
MX 10 mx1.example.com.
This way, you mostly maintain 3 files of DNS records for the zone -- external, internal, and common. Note that this is not compatible with dynamic zones.
If you need to support dynamic zones (and who doesn't, these days?), you're out of luck.
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