I'm taking this offline with Chris. I agree with the concerns about hosting in an individual personal account, although we are doing no better at ZoneEdit right now with JRyan36 or whatever the heck I am called.
On 9/27/06, Andrew Sawyers <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
On 9/27/06 11:57 AM, "Chris Withers" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > Justizin wrote: >> Perhaps I am making a wild and sweeping assumption here, but I think >> that Chris is talking about the DNS servers which are controlled by >> software the team I worked on at Rackspace was responsible for, and >> look like ns.rackspace.com. ;) > > Yep, so you're responsible for that crappy ui? > Dotster's wins for ease of use so far... > >> So, I'm actually curious if they have implemented a feature which was >> not high priority when I worked there, and that is the ability to >> configure their nameservers as slaves. > > Don't think so, it's just that I can "host dns" there for stuff that > isn't hosted on their servers. > > I'd hope their nameservers are also pretty robust? > >> Tom - do you know if Rackspace's nameservers are capable of serving up >> a slave copy of a zone which is managed at ZoneEdit.com? > > When I wrote that email, I was actually proposing hosting the masters > there. I don't mind being "DNS boy" for zope.org and I'd hope > rackspace's nameservers would scale to the challenge... This is why I proposed using zoneedit > >> We'd like to >> de-centralize the zope.org zone so that no one individual or >> organization such as Zope Corp are responsible for / in control of it. > > If I ever did stop doing Zope stuff (hahahaha) then I'd happilly hand > the records on to someone else. Easily done at zoneedit (change pasword) and no pain in migrating. Bad idead IMNSHO putting this into a single persons control. > > If I dropped dead (or got taken out by that hitman Jens keeps on > promising), the DNS could similarly be moved elsewhere... > No need to be moved if it's on zoneedit. >> I presume one of our volunteers is a Rackspace customer, and is thus >> offering to host our domain as part of their account. > > That'd be me ;-) > > cheers, > > Chris This solution is already started, lets just put it to bed? Andrew
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