lconrad at Go2France.com
Fri Oct 23 15:20:59 UTC 2009
>All true, and I did not do a very good job of explaining it. My issue
>was that we have requests to use a CNAME for the domain record. Such as
>example.com CNAME otherdomain.com
>www.example.com CNAME otherdomain.com
>I was taught this was not good form
worse, it's illegal.
, but allowed. I can deal with it.
>But what of having a SOA record for example.com, no A or CNAME record
>for the TLD example.com, only hosts such as www, ns1, ftp, etc.
>I tried it an it seems to work fine, but doesn't look proper to me. Then
>again I remember when CNAME were considered evil.
CNAMEs are still evil, unless
1) no other solution exists and
2) the user knows how to use CNAMEs (rare).
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