On Mon, 2005-01-31 at 19:08 -0800, John wrote:
> uh..i saw of no such error in my logs..the only error i got in my log
> was the one i posted..
>


Have you run either of named-checkconf or
named-checkzone?

>
> On Mon, 31 Jan 2005 19:16:14 -0500, Kevin Darcy wrote:
> > No, there's no problem CNAME'ing from one zone to another. I do that all
> > of the time.
> >
> > There *is* a problem, however, in setting "$ORIGIN ." followed by an "@"
> > entry. Because of the preceding $ORIGIN, named's parser interprets the
> > "@" as a root-zone entry. In your logs, you should have had another
> > error message specifying exactly the line on which the fatal error
> > occurred. Why did you omit that error message?
> >
> > - Kevin
> >
> > John wrote:
> >
> > >could this be why? im trying to cname it to another domain?
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >$ORIGIN .
> > >$TTL 604800 ; 7 days
> > >@ IN SOA localhost. info.localhost. (
> > > 34 ;
> > > 86400 ;
> > > 900 ;
> > > 604800 ;
> > > 86400 ;
> > > ) ;
> > > NS localhost. ;
> > > MX 10 mail ;
> > >
> > >
> > >* A 192.168.1.2
> > >foo.com. CNAME foo.dnsalias.com.
> > >
> > >
> > >although it seemed to resolve..i just get this nasty error in my log
> > >
> > > [ID 295310 daemon.error] master zone "foo.com" (IN) rejected due to
> > >errors (serial 34)
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >On Thu, 27 Jan 2005 17:48:57 -0500, Kevin Darcy wrote:
> > >
> > >
> > >>John wrote:
> > >>
> > >>
> > >>
> > >>>well.i do want to resolve .foo.com as well..thats why i
> > >>>had the wildcard there..
> > >>>
> > >>>but like you said..the
> > >>>
> > >>>foo.com. in a 192.168.1.2
> > >>>
> > >>>line should resolve foo.com right?
> > >>>
> > >>>how come its not?
> > >>>
> > >>>as of now i can resolve blah.foo.com, but not foo.com
> > >>>
> > >>>
> > >>>
> > >>Are you sure you removed the correct line? We have A records at the apex
> > >>of zones all over the place. See, for example, axlealliance.com.
> > >>blah.foo.com, on the other hand, shouldn't resolve unless there's an
> > >>explicit record for it, or a wildcard entry.
> > >>
> > >>Perhaps it would be useful for you to post your zone file.
> > >>
> > >>- Kevin
> > >>
> > >>
> > >>
> > >>>On Thu, 27 Jan 2005 17:23:36 -0500, Kevin Darcy wrote:
> > >>>
> > >>>
> > >>>
> > >>>
> > >>>>John wrote:
> > >>>>
> > >>>>
> > >>>>
> > >>>>
> > >>>>
> > >>>>>Hi,
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>>I'm trying to figure out what would be the correct entry in the db
> > >>>>>file so i can resolve a top domain..
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>>ie..i want to resolve
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>>foo.com
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>>what would i need to have in the file?
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>>i tried.
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>>* in a 192.168.1.2
> > >>>>>foo.com. in a 192.168.1.2
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>>and that didnt seem to work for foo.com...it works to resolve
> > >>>>>.foo.com
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>>but what's the line i need to resolve foo.com itself?
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>The second line by itself should have been sufficient. One would only
> > >>>>have the first line if one wanted the wildcarding behavior.
> > >>>>
> > >>>>- Kevin
> > >>>>
> > >>>>
> > >>>>
> > >>>>
> > >>>>
> > >>>>
> > >>>
> > >>>
> > >>>
> > >>>
> > >>>
> > >>>
> > >>>
> > >>
> > >>
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