[Pdns-users] Question about Multiple CNAMES
lorens-pdns-3987 at tagged.lorens.org
Fri Oct 8 20:21:08 UTC 2004
On Fri, Oct 08, 2004 at 12:31:03PM -0700, Clint Martin wrote:
> I have PDNS 9.16 with the gmysql backend configured to serve several
> domains. I am very impressed with PDNS btw..
> One of the requirements for some of the services we have is the ability
> to point one DNS name at multiple machines.
> relay.dev.domain.net CNAME relay00.dev.domain.net
> relay.dev.domain.net CNAME relay01.dev.domain.net
I do not think it is valid to have several CNAMEs. I may be
wrong, but I've never seen it tried.
The classical way is to have
relay00.dev.domain.net IN A 10.0.0.1
relay01.dev.domain.net IN A 10.0.0.2
relay.dev.domain.net IN A 10.0.0.1
relay.dev.domain.net IN A 10.0.0.2
(and the corresponding
22.214.171.124.in-addr.arpa IN PTR relay00.dev.domain.net.
126.96.36.199.in-addr.arpa IN PTR relay01.dev.domain.net.
You will not have any problems with that.
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