[CentOS] CentOS 6 system-config-bind missing?

John R Pierce pierce at hogranch.com
Wed Jul 13 05:50:31 UTC 2011

On 07/12/11 10:42 PM, Les Mikesell wrote:
> We disagree then.  I think you should rarely give out anything but CNAMEs tied
> to services unless you only run one service per address because otherwise you
> can't split them apart later.  It just becomes messy when your zones are managed
> by different people and the targets of CNAMEs later are converted to CNAMEs
> themselves.  You aren't supposed to do that, but it is common enough that
> everything follows them anyway.

I use multiple A records pointing to the same IP for that, I'll only use 
a CNAME to a host if I can't control that hosts IP address and/or won't 
be notified if its changed.

john r pierce                            N 37, W 122
santa cruz ca                         mid-left coast

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