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TXT records greater than 255 bytes

In order to support (for example) 2048-bit DKIM keys, the TXT record needs to support greater than 255 bytes. This is commonly done via concatenation of chunks, and fully supported by BIND and DKIM implementations:

default._domainkey.example.com. TTL IN TXT "v=DKIM1; p=" "first chunk of really long key" "second chunk of really long key" "etc"

If this IS currently possible, please update the "How to: Edit DNS records - A, CNAME, MX, TXT, and SRV" faq, as it's certainly not obvious how to achieve this.

 

Standard line continuation support (parentheses) would also be nice, though possibly not particularly useful with the current DNS editing interface:

default._domainkey.example.com. TTL IN TXT (

"v=DKIM1; p="

"first chunk of really long key"

"second chunk of really long key"

"etc" )

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