Add Generic Record - BlueCat Address Manager - 8.3.1

Address Manager API Guide

BlueCat Address Manager

Adds Generic records.

Output / Response

Returns the object ID for the new generic resource record.

API call:

long addGenericRecord (long viewId, String absoluteName, String type, String rdata, long ttl, String properties )
Parameter Description
viewId The object ID for the parent view to which the record is being added.
absoluteName The FQDN of the record. If you are adding a record in a zone that is linked to a incremental Naming Policy, a single hash (#) sign must be added at the appropriate location in the FQDN. Depending on the policy order value, the location of the single hash (#) sign varies.
type The type of record being added. Valid settings for this parameter are the generic resource record types supported in Address Manager: A6, AAAA, AFSDB, APL, CAA, CERT, DNAME, DNSKEY, DS, ISDN, KEY, KX, LOC, MB, MG, MINFO, MR, NS, NSAP, PX, RP, RT, SINK, SSHFP, TLSA, WKS, and X25.
rdata The data for the resource record in BIND format (for example, for A records,
ttl The time-to-live value for the record. To ignore the ttl, set this value to -1.
properties Adds object properties, including comments and user-defined fields.