[clug] DNS + CNAMES + sendmail...

Michael James michael at james.st
Wed Aug 5 07:41:47 MDT 2009

On 05/08/2009, at 11:13 PM, Andrew Janke wrote:

> bob.blix.com.au is a CNAME pointing to mary.blix.com.au
> the MX record for bob.blix.com.au is mary.blix.com.au

When I last wrestled with bind CNAMES can't have MX records.

Would sendmail do the Right Thing [TM] if it was an A record?

Shouldn't break the web server role.

Why are all MTAs works of the devil?
Good Luck,

Well theme my emoticons disgusted. What has Linux come to?
Michael James

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