This file (pri.example.com) is the alternate sample zone file used throughout this Chapter and has the following characteristics.
The Resource Records are all defined separately.
$TTL 86400 ; 24 hours could have been written as 24h or 1d $ORIGIN example.com. @ 1D IN SOA ns1.example.com. hostmaster.example.com. ( 2002022401 ; serial 3H ; refresh 15 ; retry 1w ; expire 3h ; minimum ) IN NS ns1.example.com. ; in the domain IN NS ns2.example.com. ; in the domain IN MX 10 mail.example.com. ; internal mail provider ; server host definitions ns1 IN A 192.168.0.1 ;name server definition ns2 IN A 192.168.0.5 ;name server definition mail IN A 192.168.0.3 ;mail server definition www IN A 192.168.0.2 ;web server definition ftp IN CNAME www.example.com. ;ftp server definition ; non server domain hosts bill IN CNAME mail.example.com. ; avoids cname on the MX RR fred IN A 192.168.0.4
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3 reverse map
4 dns types
5 install bind
8 zone records
12 bind api's
13 dns security
bits & bytes
notes & tips
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