[Pdns-users] Empty CNAME will result "server can't find: NXDOMAIN"

Peter van Dijk peter.van.dijk at netherlabs.nl
Sat May 5 21:45:16 UTC 2012

Hello Thomas,

On May 5, 2012, at 9:00 , Thomas Faddegon wrote:

> Is there a way to fix this? In the past I found an article (RFC, sorry I can't find the source anymore) that officially empty CNAME's isn't allowed in DNS. But many companies works with empty CNAME's , even google and amazon. 

I have never seen Google and Amazon do anything with apex CNAMEs (what you call empty CNAMEs). Do you have any examples?

Kind regards,
Peter van Dijk
Netherlabs Computer Consulting BV - http://www.netherlabs.nl/

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