The DNS has been set up so now london.pm.org is penderel.state51.co.uk as
Does anyone have any feelings to delegating the DNS to servers under our
own control at some juncture ?
Jonathan Stowe |
<http://www.gellyfish.com> | This space for rent
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Date: Mon, 29 Jan 2001 19:42:10 -0600
From: Ben Hockenhull <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
To: Jonathan Stowe <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Subject: Re: London.pm nearly have a new server
>On Tue, 21 Nov 2000, Jonathan Stowe wrote:
>> After a rather extended delay we have nearly commissioned our server.
>> It will be ready in a couple of weeks I guess but I just thought that I
>> would forewarn you of the impending request for a DNS change.
>> We would like to have the DNS arranged something like this when you have a
>> minute (I'm no DNS expert so it probably can be approved :) :
>> london IN MX 5 london.pm.org.
>> IN MX 10 happyfunball.pm.org.
>> london IN A 126.96.36.199
>> penderel IN CNAME london.pm.org.
>> The server is currently penderel.state51.co.uk - when this goes through
>> the reverse lookup can be fixed.
>> We are going to keep the mailing list on hfb.pm.org for a while as we cant
>> decide on what mailing list software to use :) ALthough we might have sorted
>> that out in the interval.
>> When the server is ready for the big time I will get back to you to confirm
>> what we want to do.
>Right. We have finally got the server for the prime, so when you have a
>minute would it be possible to put the above changes in place ?
>We are also currently having a discussion which goes along the lines of
>having the london.pm.org subdomain delegated to penderel.state51.co.uk -
>is this feasible with the current setup ? Is it something you would want to
Sorry about the delay. This change has been made.
As for delegating DNS, sure, we'll be happy to delegate london.pm.org to
whatever nameservers you'd like.