On Sun, 2005-12-18 at 13:21 +0000, Niall O Broin wrote:
> It seems that you cannot have a CNAME and MX record with the same name
> in a zone e.g. this is an illegal zonefile extract:
>> @ 3600 IN A 188.8.131.52
> @ 3600 IN NS ns1.wherever.com.
> @ 3600 IN NS ns2.wherever.com.
> something 3600 IN CNAME @
> something 3600 IN MX 99 mail.wherever.com
>> because of the two something records. If instead there was
Bit more information...
6.3.2. Discussion of MX Records
...For a given domain, if there is both a CNAME record and an MX record,
the MX record is in error, and will be ignored. Instead, the mail will
be delivered to the server specified in the MX record pointed to by the
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