[Pdns-users] is it nessary to add soa record? I don't use axfr.

Brielle Bruns bruns at 2mbit.com
Thu Nov 11 04:31:12 UTC 2010

On 11/10/10 9:05 PM, Xscape wrote:
> hi,
>      I will manage one dns zone(or one domain) with pdns authoritative
> server (mysql backend). Is there any problems without soa record.

SOA record contains last update time, expire, retry, TTL times.  Without 
it, you are seriously breaking RFC compliance.  I'm sure others on this 
list can say what breaks in PowerDNS when you do such things.  :)

Brielle Bruns
The Summit Open Source Development Group
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