Authoritative dns with private IP for hostname

Greg Rivers gcr+bind-users at
Fri Jul 27 16:07:11 UTC 2018

On Friday, July 27, 2018 12:59:42 Elias Pereira wrote:
> Can an authoritative dns for a domain, eg mydomain.tdl, have a hostname,
> example, wordpress.mydomain.tdl with a private IP?
Yes, but that won't be useful outside of your LAN.

> Would this be accessible from the internet via hostname, if I did a nat on
> the firewall?
No, by definition, private addresses are not routable on the Internet.

Greg Rivers

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