[Pdns-users] SOA record format
hk at kapper.net
Wed Jun 23 05:14:01 UTC 2004
On Sat, 12 Jun 2004 14:12:26 -0700, Steve Sobol <sjsobol at JustThe.net> wrote:
>The first SOA field gives the hostname of the name server authoritative for the
>zone. It has to be the server acting as primary, not one of the slaves.
uhm - actually especially pdns doesn't give a dime about who might or should be
the primary according to SOA - and in fact I have to admint I don't know any
specific reason why not a slave-server shouldn't be listed as primary (have to
admin our bind-servers still run sometimes as slaves from third-party-sources
while in fact the bind-boxes are "official" and so get listed in the SOA as
starting-server, which is technically irrelevant.
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