CNAME issue

Jon Lewis jlewis at lewis.org
Thu Dec 12 16:35:29 UTC 2013


On Wed, 11 Dec 2013, Methsri Wickramarathna wrote:

> Hi All,
> One of our customer having the following requirement.
>
> There is a domain abcd.com ( zone file created , A records are pointed ).
> He has another domain xyz.com. He want us to create a separate zone file
> for " xyz.com " & abcd.com should be the CNAME of it. ( No "A" records
> mentioned )
>
> I'm bit confuse about adding this in zone file. Can any one help ? :(

This is really the wrong list to be asking for help with basic DNS.

What you've described as what your customer wants is not possible.
Google: cname and other data
to learn why.

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