[dns-operations] Curious use of cname

Andrew Sullivan ajs at anvilwalrusden.com
Wed Aug 6 19:19:27 UTC 2014

On Wed, Aug 06, 2014 at 02:15:15PM -0400, John Wobus wrote:
> From everything I know, this is wrong 


> and it's apparently making our
> nameservers give inconsistent results.


> What nameserver allows this

Several, every one of which apparently has to re-learn this.

> and what might they be attempting to accomplish?
They're probably trying to send their "bare domain" (e.g. example.com)
off to a CDN using a CNAME.

Best regards,


Andrew Sullivan
ajs at anvilwalrusden.com

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