SoftLayer_Dns_Domain_ResourceRecord_TxtType


SoftLayer_Dns_Domain_ResourceRecord_TxtType

Description

SoftLayer_Dns_Domain_ResourceRecord_TxtType is a SoftLayer_Dns_Domain_ResourceRecord object whose ‘‘type’’ property is set to “txt” and defines a DNS TXT record on a SoftLayer hosted domain. A TXT record provides a text description for a host. For instance, if defining the TXT record “My test host” for “host.example.org”. then the ‘‘host’’ property equals “host” and the ‘‘data’’ property equals “My test host”.

TXT records are commonly used in email verification methods such as Sender Policy Framework.

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Local


data

The value of a domain’s resource record. This can be an IP address or a hostname. Fully qualified host and domain name data must end with the “.” character.
Type: string


domainId

An identifier belonging to the domain that a resource record is associated with.
Type: integer


expire

The amount of time in seconds that a secondary name server (or servers) will hold a zone before it is no longer considered authoritative.
Type: integer


host

The host defined by a resource record. A value of “@” denotes a wildcard.
Type: string


id

A domain resource record’s internal identifier.
Type: integer


minimum

The amount of time in seconds that a domain’s resource records are valid. This is also known as a minimum TTL, and can be overridden by an individual resource record’s TTL.
Type: integer


mxPriority

Useful in cases where a domain has more than one mail exchanger, the priority property is the priority of the MTA that delivers mail for a domain. A lower number denotes a higher priority, and mail will attempt to deliver through that MTA before moving to lower priority mail servers. Priority is defaulted to 10 upon resource record creation.
Type: integer


refresh

The amount of time in seconds that a secondary name server should wait to check for a new copy of a DNS zone from the domain’s primary name server. If a zone file has changed then the secondary DNS server will update it’s copy of the zone to match the primary DNS server’s zone.
Type: integer


responsiblePerson

The email address of the person responsible for a domain, with the “@” replaced with a “.”. For instance, if root@example.org is responsible for example.org, then example.org’s SOA responsibility is “root.example.org.”.
Type: string


retry

The amount of time in seconds that a domain’s primary name server (or servers) should wait if an attempt to refresh by a secondary name server failed before attempting to refresh a domain’s zone with that secondary name server again.
Type: integer


ttl

The Time To Live value of a resource record, measured in seconds. TTL is used by a name server to determine how long to cache a resource record. An SOA record’s TTL value defines the domain’s overall TTL.
Type: integer


type

The string “txt” which defines a resource record as a TXT record.
Type: string

Relational


domain

The domain that a resource record belongs to.
Type: SoftLayer_Dns_Domain

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