Domain names for ISP infrastructure links
dvv at sprint.net
Wed Jan 8 13:11:11 UTC 1997
James R. Cutler writes:
> All this discussion is fun, but what about:
> 1. Bind implementation enforcing character set restrictions
> should be observed by system configurators.
Isn't a resolver library purposefully junking not exactly correctly
formed domain names in a direct contradiction with the paragraph 1.2.2
of RFC-1123 a.k.a. STD-0003?
> 2. DNS delegations are just that. Businesses name entities
> within their naming context in a manner that suits their
> business purpose. Within their own context (and the RFCs)
> a business sets its own naming rules.
> Note that this does not rule out being cooperative and sensitive
> to the needs of others. But that is the prerogative of the
> owner of the delegated naming context. That is the essence
> of "delegation" in DNS.
> James R. Cutler
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