CNAME records in place of A records

Matt Palmer mpalmer at
Mon Nov 9 05:35:13 UTC 2020

On Sun, Nov 08, 2020 at 08:01:12PM -0500, Rob McEwen wrote:
> except - don't forget that the root of a domain (that domain without "www."
> or any other label) - cannot have a CNAME as the "A" record - fwiw...

Yes.  I didn't think that was something that needed to be explained on NANOG,

- Matt

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