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CNAME at the root of the domain

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The DNS administration interface doesn’t allow it to be added to the root of the domain because the CNAME (canonical name) is not only a redirection of the record A, but also the full domain name. If a CNAME record could be created for the domain, it would also move the NS and SOA records elsewhere, which would be equivalent to making the domain unusable.

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