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I'm setting up DNS on Snow Leopard Server and I'm having an issue. I'm able to link an IP address with a subdomain such as just fine, but how can I link one to just

My current DNS provider lets me use a @ for the subdomain and that acts like, but Snow Leopard Server complains when I enter this in. I can only use numbers, letters, and hyphens. Any ideas?

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Let's say the zone was The solution was pretty simple; I just added an A record with as the FQDN, added an IP and it worked fine.

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"@" represents second + first level domain name, so yours ISP told you correct.

don't enter anything in just create an empty A record with your IP.

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It said that a name value for the A record is required – Jack Humphries Aug 27 '12 at 19:17
try – alexus Aug 27 '12 at 19:21

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