The error is telling you that a DNS entry already exists for the hostname
you want the CNAME. A DNS record can only have one record type. Meaning
is you have 188.8.131.52 points to test.example.com you cannot have
test.example.com also be a CNAME for foo.example.com.
*Mike Plemmons | Senior DevOps Engineer*
On Mon, Nov 28, 2016 at 1:02 PM, Mike Jacobacci <mi...@flowjo.com> wrote:
> I am sorry for the simple question, but I am using FreeIPA as our DNS
> server and I am trying to figure out how to map a second hostname to a
> host... I am unsure how the best way to go do it. I am just trying to
> give a server a user friendly name for access and I don't want to change
> the system hostname.
> I thought I could just add a CNAME entry for the host record, but it fails
> with the following error:
> invalid 'cnamerecord': CNAME record is not allowed to coexist with any
> other record (RFC 1034, section 3.6.2)
> Is there an easy way I can do this?
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