[Pdns-users] CNAMEs to foreign Hosts
ahu at ds9a.nl
Sat Nov 29 16:34:54 UTC 2003
On Wed, Nov 26, 2003 at 12:13:39PM +0100, Damian wrote:
> What I'd like to do is having the possiblity to have CNAMES to Domains
> which are not handled by my nameservers:
> test.com SOA 192.168.0.1 1
> test.com NS 192.168.0.1
> test.com NS 192.168.0.10
> www.test.com A 192.168.0.11
> www1.test.com CNAME www.test.com ## works fine
> www2.test.com CNAME some.other.server ## does not work at all
That is fine, and does work. How do you ask the question to PowerDNS?
Ie, do you have your powerdns in /etc/resolv.conf? Which version of PowerDNS
do you run? On which operating system?
> As a recursor, I use some other DNS (Bind9):
Does some.other.server exist? Can 192.168.0.10 find it?
> Is there a solution to this (except using A instead CNAME )
Try asking the question using dig, and report the exact output here.
http://www.PowerDNS.com Open source, database driven DNS Software
http://lartc.org Linux Advanced Routing & Traffic Control HOWTO
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