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keysorsoze 02-11-2007 03:15 PM

DNS resolve to
Hi!, I am currently running bind, and I had a question in regards to getting a URL to resolve to rather than just I can reach I just want for users to reach when the enter I am rather new to DNS and am wondering how this is done. Here is my zone file for

@ IN SOA (
2006031801 ; Serial
3600 ; Refresh
900 ; Retry
2592000 ; Expire
1800 ) ; Minimum

IN NS NS01.domain.COM.
IN NS NS02.domain.COM.
IN NS NS03.domain.COM.
IN A 66.x.x.x
; IN A 66.x.x.x

IN MX 10
; * IN MX 10
; IN MX 20
localhost IN A
www IN A 66.x.x.x
dev IN A 66.x.x.x


acid_kewpie 02-11-2007 03:21 PM

you can provide an fqdn by putting a . at the end of the name, e.g. "" or for what you want... "" so add an A record or a CNAME to www if you wish.

keysorsoze 02-11-2007 06:10 PM

Thanks for the reply. I'll look into the CNAME sugestion.

acid_kewpie 02-12-2007 04:03 AM

wel actually i think that www would typically be a CNAME to not the other way round.

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