Solved

How to setup SPF record with tinydns or djbdns and gmail?

Posted on 2009-04-02
1
2,617 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-06
How to set SPF record on tindydns as posted on GMAIL?
http://www.google.com/support/a/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=33786

v=spf1 include:aspmx.googlemail.com ~all

is this correct?
'aspmx.googlemail.com:v=spf1 a mx ~all:3600

or should I use my own domain?
'myowndomain.com:v=spf1 a mx ~all:3600

or should I include this all from OpenSPF.org wizard as shown below in the codes?
# myowndomain.com's MX Servers
@myowndomain.com::aspmx.l.google.com.:10:86400
@myowndomain.com::alt1.aspmx.l.google.com.:20:86400
@myowndomain.com::alt2.aspmx.l.google.com.:20:86400
@myowndomain.com::aspmx2.googlemail.com.:30:86400
@myowndomain.com::aspmx3.googlemail.com.:30:86400
@myowndomain.com::aspmx4.googlemail.com.:30:86400
@myowndomain.com::aspmx5.googlemail.com.:30:86400
 
'myowndomain.com:v=spf1 a mx ~all:3600
'ag-in-f27.google.com:v=spf1 a -all:3600
'alt1.aspmx.l.google.com:v=spf1 a -all:3600
'alt2.aspmx.l.google.com:v=spf1 a -all:3600
'aspmx.l.google.com:v=spf1 a -all:3600
'aspmx2.googlemail.com:v=spf1 a -all:3600
'aspmx3.googlemail.com:v=spf1 a -all:3600
'aspmx4.googlemail.com:v=spf1 a -all:3600
'aspmx5.googlemail.com:v=spf1 a -all:3600
'gsmtp93.google.com:v=spf1 a -all:3600
'mu-in-f27.google.com:v=spf1 a -all:3600
'rv-in-f27.google.com:v=spf1 a -all:3600
'wa-in-f27.google.com:v=spf1 a -all:3600
'yx-in-f27.google.com:v=spf1 a -all:3600

Open in new window

0
Comment
Question by:Raleigh
1 Comment
 
LVL 70

Accepted Solution

by:
Chris Dent earned 500 total points
ID: 24075508

Okay, I haven't used either tinydns or djbdns, but shouldn't it be:

'myowndomain.com:v=spf1 include:aspmx.googlemail.com ~all:3600

The idea being to give us a record for your own domain that replies with that text string when you run:

nslookup -q=txt myowndomain.com

Or:

dig myowndomain.com txt

Chris
0

Featured Post

What is SQL Server and how does it work?

The purpose of this paper is to provide you background on SQL Server. It’s your self-study guide for learning fundamentals. It includes both the history of SQL and its technical basics. Concepts and definitions will form the solid foundation of your future DBA expertise.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Junk folder 23 168
OWA address for sennatech.sg domain 6 69
Outlook.com timing out while writing email 4 71
New firewall implementation guidance 12 64
How can MDaemon MRK files and MSG files work together? We can also say that, how worldclient and Outlook connecter works, using both application collectively you can view your mails, contacts, calendar, task, notes. In this article you can unders…
Explore the encryption capabilities built into Google Apps and how these features can help you meet privacy policy and regulatory compliance, but are not a full solution. Understand and compare the most popular email encryption services for Google A…
This tutorial gives a high-level tour of the interface of Marketo (a marketing automation tool to help businesses track and engage prospective customers and drive them to purchase). You will see the main areas including Marketing Activities, Design …
In this Experts Exchange video Micro Tutorial, I'm going to show how small business owners who use Google Apps can save money by setting up what is called a catch-all email address in their Gmail accounts. By using the catch-all feature, small busin…

772 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question