[nycbug-talk] Random Server name generator

Chris Snyder chsnyder at gmail.com
Thu Aug 2 10:49:26 EDT 2012

On Wed, Aug 1, 2012 at 8:15 PM, Jesse Callaway <bonsaime at gmail.com> wrote:
> I go with randomish names for the canonical host name. Then I add service
> aliases to them which can float around via CNAMEs.

Same. Except I like to use street names for the canonical hosts. Maybe
I've been on one too many Ikea junkets - they name their products by
dropping pins on a map of Sweden.

Anyway, this approach works out well if you're using SSL Certs with
Subject Alt Names. CNAME == Alt Name.

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