The SRV Record is a specification of data in the Domain Name System (DNS) defining the location (i.e. the hostname and port number) of servers for specified services.
The service of SRV record has the following components:
The SRV record has the following look in the ClouDNS Control Panel:
|_service._protocol e.g.: _sip._tcp*||SRV||hostnameofthemashine.com.||1 Hour|
Go to your Control Panel and click on “Add new record”. Type, as follow:
Host: _service._protocol e.g.: _sip._tcp*
Priority: (From 0 to 65535) The priority of the target host, lower value means more preferred.
Weight: (From 0 to 65535) A relative weight for records with the same priority, higher value means more preferred.
Port: (From 0 to 65535) The TCP or UDP port on which the service is to be found.
Points to: The canonical hostname of the machine providing the service, ending in a dot.
*This hostname is used as an example.