This is a discussion on Re: v9.3.0 and hyphens - DNS ; Larry Adamiec wrote: >>email@example.com wrote on 10/25/2004 > 11:29:37 AM: >>> I have just installed v9.3.0 on a Solaris 9 Sparc >>> machine. Any zone, with a record that has a hyphen > in >>> it causes problems; '21-Oct-2004 13:32:08.000 ...
>>firstname.lastname@example.org wrote on 10/25/2004
> 11:29:37 AM:
>>> I have just installed v9.3.0 on a Solaris 9 Sparc
>>> machine. Any zone, with a record that has a hyphen
>>> it causes problems; '21-Oct-2004 13:32:08.000
>>> error: zone 2.158.66.in-addr.arpa/IN: loading
>>> master file 66.158.2.rev: bad name (check-names)'
>>> '21-Oct-2004 13:32:08.047 general: error: zone
>>> kentlaw.edu/IN: loading master file kentlaw.hosts:
>>> owner name (check-names)'
>>> Does anyone know of any solution or workaround for
>>> this? I will not be able to remove the hyphens as
>>> MS Active Directory records contains info with
>>> in them as well as many of our clients.
>>Hypens should be legal. Underscores are also legal
>>in a domain name, just
>>not in a host name. Could you post the offending db
> Here is a portion of the file.
> $ORIGIN .
> $TTL 43200 ; 12 hours
> kentlaw.edu IN SOA nsa.kentlaw.edu.
> randoni.kentlaw.edu. (
> 2004021928 ; serial
> 14400 ; refresh
> (4 hours)
> 3600 ; retry (1
> 864000 ; expire (1
> week 3 days)
> 43200 ; minimum
> (12 hours)
> NS nsa.kentlaw.edu.
> NS nsb.kentlaw.edu.
> 600front A 22.214.171.124
> 703front A 126.96.36.199
> 723fix A 188.8.131.52
> 749front A 184.108.40.206
> 771back A 220.127.116.11
> 775front A 18.104.22.168
> 803front A 22.214.171.124
> 823back A 126.96.36.199
> 849back A 188.8.131.52
> 97conf CNAME devzero
> $ORIGIN _msdcs.kentlaw.edu.
> $TTL 600 ; 10 minutes
> 0baa18a5-e2aa-4a72-8aa9-736aeae14ba2 CNAME
Ok, i cut-n-paste this into "manet.nu", controlled by
0baa18a5-e2aa-4a72-8aa9-736aeae14ba2.manet.nu. IN CNAME nwmigrate.kentlaw.edu.
reload is without trouble :
Oct 26 08:21:28 n named: general: loading configuration from '/named.conf'
Oct 26 08:21:28 n named: general: zone manet.nu/IN: loaded serial 2004102603
So either you have an additional error present in the windowsport of
bind or your zonefile contains hidden characters.
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