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[Unbound-users] Configuring CNAME for

Chris Smith
Tue Apr 17 19:05:27 CEST 2012

On Tue, Apr 17, 2012 at 12:24 PM, Stephan Lagerholm
<stephan.lagerholm at> wrote:
> However, the client will never ask for the CNAME

The crux of the biscuit. In fact it breaks access to Google unless the
local-zone is defined as typetransparent (which basically means the
local-data is ignored unless doing a dig/drill for CNAME).

> Best thing to do is to use an A and AAAA record instead.

Then you have to maintain synchronization with Google's DNS records
and your local-data. Using a stub-zone works perfectly and avoids this