Domain Name

Peter N. M. Hansteen peter at
Fri Apr 28 08:51:26 UTC 2006

JP <johnpollock at> writes:

> When running the command:
> host -t mx <domain.tld>
> It returns:
> domaint.tld.domain.tld

You forgot the trailing dot.

Your zone file probably has something like

domain.tld.    IN MX mail.domain.tld

which should be 

domain.tld.    IN MX mail.domain.tld.

Peter N. M. Hansteen, member of the first RFC 1149 implementation team
"First, we kill all the spammers" The Usenet Bard, "Twice-forwarded tales"
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