Point domain name of my zone to name in somebody else's zone?
kcd at chrysler.com
Tue May 6 16:38:44 UTC 2014
The apex name of a zone can't own a CNAME, if that's what you're asking.
E.g. the name "example.com" can't be a CNAME pointing at
But, of course, you can certainly put A and/or AAAA records at the apex,
that resolve to one or more addresses in one or more ranges you don't
On 5/6/2014 12:31 PM, Rom, Gloria wrote:
> Hello All,
> Here's an easy one.
> I administer a zone that consists of a few names, each of which points
> to a name in a zone that I do not administer.
> Now my project manager wants to resolve the domain name of my zone to
> another name in that foreign zone.
> Can I tell him that it can't be done, or have I overlooked a clever
> workaround? I'm running an oldish version of BIND 9.
> Gloria Rom
> UCLA Library Digital Initiatives and Information Technology
> gloriar at library.ucla.edu <mailto:gloriar at library.ucla.edu>
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