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dlublink 01-10-2005 12:05 PM

Any name resolves to. A? CNAME? DNS Q

I have a domain, for argument sake, mydomain.tld.

I want to set it so that anything.mydomain.tld resolves to the same address.

Can I put a wild card, or something? How would I go about doing this?



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Ateo 01-10-2005 03:10 PM

Wildcards won't work (i don't think they do). So you have to resort to CNAME records pointing to an A record.

dlublink 01-11-2005 09:48 AM

But I want to say any subdomain point to IP address. How would this be accomplished with CNAME?

dlublink 01-11-2005 09:55 AM

* IN A

That is what I put in the master file for my domain and it works perfectly (I know it is a private address.)

So anyone who wants to use wildcards to point any subdomain to an IP just use the wildcard *



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