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What is the ' SOA Email Address'

Hi I am trying to point my domain to my Linode.
I am wondering what the ' SOA Email Address' is.

Thank you.

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SOA means start of authority. It's a type of DNS record that establishes the bona fides of a domain or zone. Usually, the only organizations that use them are domain registrars.

In your case, the SOA email address is the email address that you used to register your domain.

See: https://www.cloudflare.com/learning/dns/dns-records/dns-soa-record/

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