[Pdns-users] Round-robin CNAME behaviour

Rob Casey open-source at bluebottle.com
Mon Mar 29 21:08:40 UTC 2004

G'Day All,

>> Under Bind, this could be easily performed used using something
>> similar to the following:
>>     www.test.com.   IN CNAME    host1.test.com.
>>     www.test.com.   IN CNAME    host2.test.com.
> I guess, what you mean, is that A-Record Roundrobin did work under
> bind. So it does with pdns:
> www.test.com.   IN  A   123.456.789.1
> www.test.com.   IN  A   123.456.789.2
> The CNAME cannot be combined with any other Record. No other, CNAMEs,
> nor anything else.

Well aren't I a silly one :-)  Thanks for clearing that up for me guys.


Rob Casey
Technical Manager
Bluebottle Solutions Pty. Ltd.

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