Great Suggestion for the DNS problem...?
Jay R. Ashworth
jra at baylink.com
Mon Jul 28 19:52:47 UTC 2008
On Mon, Jul 28, 2008 at 12:35:30PM -0700, Tomas L. Byrnes wrote:
> As you pointed out, the protocol, if properly implemented, addresses
> There should always be Glue (A records for the NS) in a delegation. RFC
> 1034 even specifies this:
> 4.2.2 <snip>
> As the last installation step, the delegation NS RRs and glue RRs
> necessary to make the delegation effective should be added to the parent
> zone. The administrators of both zones should insure that the NS and
> glue RRs which mark both sides of the cut are consistent and remain so.
A probably important distinction:
That's not the protocol, that's the specified implementation framework
of the protocol. In general, DNS still works if you screw that up,
which is why it's so often screwed up.
Jay R. Ashworth Baylink jra at baylink.com
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