Latest LQ Deal: Linux Power User Bundle
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Networking
User Name
Linux - Networking This forum is for any issue related to networks or networking.
Routing, network cards, OSI, etc. Anything is fair game.


  Search this Thread
Old 07-13-2006, 02:38 AM   #1
Registered: May 2005
Distribution: Fedora
Posts: 92

Rep: Reputation: 15
setting up my DNS record with wildcards

I hope my terminology is right as i am fairly new to zone files, but the image explains it pretty good

I am trying to configure my new domain and having a bit of trouble getting wild cards to work.

please take a look at the pic. It is a screenshot explaing my problem.

any help would be great

Old 07-13-2006, 04:33 AM   #2
Registered: Oct 2003
Location: St Paul, MN
Distribution: Fedora 8, Fedora 9
Posts: 513

Rep: Reputation: 30
You can't use wildcards with CNAMEs. If anything, you'd want to use it with an A record, but whether this would work or not would depend on whether Godaddy's DNS supports using wildcards - not all products do. On top of that, Godaddy may not want you using wildcards. I'd check with them first.


dns, wildcard

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Adding dns A record ? imagineers7 Linux - Networking 2 06-28-2006 03:09 AM
Updating DNS A record brian_lad Linux - Networking 2 02-23-2006 11:03 PM
Setting up "A" record in DNS brianetilley Linux - Networking 1 12-11-2005 06:41 AM
Bind DNS record macadam Linux - Networking 4 06-11-2005 09:18 AM
Free DNS record?... BCE_HAMAHA General 5 03-26-2002 04:56 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Networking

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:51 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration