How to use nsupdate to create NAPTR record

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Published on 2012-11-29T14:48:10Z Indexed on 2012/12/04 11:12 UTC
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What's a working example for creating a NAPTR record using nsupdate against Bind9?

man nsupdate sais:

update add {domain-name} {ttl} [class] {type} {data...}
       Adds a new resource record with the specified ttl, class and data.

But I can't seem to find the correct format for NAPTR

My attempt:

echo -e 'update add 60 IN NAPTR"u"."E2U+sip"."!^.*[email protected]!" .'"\nsend"|nsupdate

results in:

invalid rdata format: not a valid number
syntax error

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