unusual characters in zonefile

Miek Gieben miekg at atoom.net
Thu Jan 6 10:58:38 UTC 2005

[On 06 Jan, @ 11:32, Robert wrote in "unusual characters in zonefile ..."]
> Hi all.
> I have a zone which I would like to spool some nasty "non-standard"
> octets into.
> Nsd accepts this if I put quotes around it like this:
> "gårbåge.t8.dk." TXT "testing"

the most portable way to do this would be:

g\XXXarb\XXXge.t8.dk TXT "testing"

where XXX is the code for that character.

grtz Miek

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