[Pdns-users] Return CNAME or other alias backend as A

Brian Candler b.candler at pobox.com
Thu Feb 6 16:07:00 UTC 2020

On 06/02/2020 15:18, Daniel Miller wrote:
> I initially thought so - but per the manual, "The ALIAS record 
> provides a way to have CNAME-like behaviour on the zone apex."

As far as I'm aware, there's no limitation to use it only at the zone 
apex.  It's just that the zone apex has NS and SOA records, which 
prevents you putting a CNAME alongside - and this is the problem ALIAS 
most commonly solves.

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