Operation: Add DNS Host Entry / Edit DNS Host Entry
Description: To Add/Edit DNS Host Entry which allows adding DNS mapping of domain with IPv4/IPv6 Address.Maximum 8 addresses are allowed in one DNS Host Entry. 

Sample Configuration
<DNSHostEntry> <HostName>hostname</HostName> <AddressList><!-- only 8 addresses are supported --> <Address> <EntryType>Manual/InterfaceIP</EntryType> <IPFamily>IPv4/IPv6</IPFamily> <IPAddress>ip address</IPAddress><!-- When EntryType is InterfaceIP interface name is required. --> <TTL>Number</TTL> <Weight>Number</Weight> <PublishOnWAN>Enable/Disable</PublishOnWAN> </Address> : : : </AddressList> <AddReverseDNSLookUp>Enable/Disable</AddReverseDNSLookUp> </DNSHostEntry>



Parameter Mandatory Default Description
HostNameYes  
Specify a Fully Qualified Domain Name(FQDN) for Host/Domain.
HostName confines to:
  • Type is 'SCALAR'.
  • Datatype is 'FQDN'.
  • Maximum characters allowed are 253.
IPFamilyYes  
Select the type of family.
IPFamily confines to:
  • Type is 'ARRAY'.
  • Only 'IPv6', 'IPv4' are allowed.
  • Multiple values are allowed.
  • Duplicate values will not be ignored.
EntryTypeYes  
Select Entry type from the available options: Manual or Interface IP.
EntryType confines to:
  • Type is 'ARRAY'.
  • Only 'InterfaceIP', 'Manual' are allowed.
  • Multiple values are allowed.
  • Duplicate values will not be ignored.
IPAddressYes  
Select the IPv4/IPv6 address to be mapped to the domain.
IPAddress confines to:
  • Type is 'ARRAY'.
  • Datatype is 'STRING'.
  • Multiple values are allowed.
  • Duplicate values will not be ignored.
  • IP Class other than 'MULTICAST', 'RESERVED', 'UNSPECIFIED', 'BROADCAST', 'LINKLOCAL' is allowed.
TTLYes 3600 
Specify Time to Live in seconds.
TTL confines to:
  • Type is 'ARRAY'.
  • Datatype is 'INTEGER'.
  • Range 1 to 604800 is allowed.
  • Maximum digits allowed are 6.
  • Multiple values are allowed.
  • Duplicate values will not be ignored.
WeightYes  
Specify weight for load balancing the traffic.
Weight confines to:
  • Type is 'ARRAY'.
  • Datatype is 'INTEGER'.
  • Range 0 to 255 is allowed.
  • Maximum digits allowed are 3.
  • Multiple values are allowed.
  • Duplicate values will not be ignored.
PublishOnWANYes  
Enable to publish DNS Host Entry on WAN.
PublishOnWAN confines to:
  • Type is 'ARRAY'.
  • Only 'Enable', 'Disable' are allowed.
  • Multiple values are allowed.
  • Duplicate values will not be ignored.
AddReverseDNSLookUpNo Disable 
Enable to allow reverse DNS lookup.
AddReverseDNSLookUp confines to:
  • Type is 'SCALAR'.
  • Only 'Enable' are allowed.



Operation   Status   Message
Add DNS Host Entry200
Add DNS Host Entry500
Add DNS Host Entry502
Add DNS Host Entry503
Add DNS Host Entry510
Add DNS Host Entry541
Edit DNS Host Entry200
Edit DNS Host Entry500
Edit DNS Host Entry502
Edit DNS Host Entry503


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