Thanks for the continued input on this item. We are taking a further look at this request, but it is not currently scheduled for implementation (we work in priority order, taking feedback from customers, here, and other sources).
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Yes , this would be useful, as would being able to have .local data in a DNS zone of specificed domain which can be resolved to by company DNS servers
ie we need instances and app engines in the cloud to be able to resolve domains in google cloud and in ourVPN connected subnet/sub domains.