[Dnsmasq-discuss] cname apparently not working

Christoph .J Thompson cjsthompson at gmail.com
Tue Sep 8 13:09:42 BST 2009


Hi,

I can't seem to get cname to work for me. Maybe I'm doing something I'm not
suposed to, but it's not obvious to me. I'm running Linux 2.6. Any help to
fix this issue would be greatly appreciated.

Regards,

--- dnsmasq.conf

domain-needed
bogus-priv

local=/eth/

except-interface=eth0

expand-hosts

domain=mylan.eth

#eth1
dhcp-range=192.168.7.5,192.168.7.254,12h
#eth2
dhcp-range=192.168.8.5,192.168.8.254,12h
#wlan0
dhcp-range=192.168.9.5,192.168.9.254,12h

dhcp-option=option:ntp-server,192.168.7.4

dhcp-host=00:1e:8c:44:b7:a2,machineone
cname=www,machine
cname=wiki,machine
cname=forum,machine

dhcp-host=00:1b:5e:ee:ca:b5,00:22:33:a2:b5:d6,machinetwo

dhcp-host=00:99:aa:a2:4d:6e,machinethree

--- hosts

127.0.0.1       localhost
192.168.7.1     gw2
192.168.7.3     router
192.168.7.4     ntp
192.168.8.1     gw3
192.168.9.1     gw4
192.168.6.1     dsl

--- command line

$ host machineone
machineone.mylan.eth   	A	192.168.7.222
 !!! machineone.mylan.eth A record has zero TTL

$ host machinethree
machinethree.mylan.eth   	A	192.168.8.132
 !!! machinethree.mylan.eth A record has zero TTL

$ host www
 !!! www.mylan.eth does not exist, try an authoritative server

$ host wiki 
 !!! wiki.mylan.eth does not exist, try an authoritative server


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