IPv6 Conventions

Erik Muller erikm at buh.org
Thu May 19 08:48:21 CDT 2011


On 5/19/11 3:46 , Owen DeLong wrote:
>  Often, the time
> delay in DNS changes can be a blocking factor in addressing load issues
> by moving things around quickly. IP addresses can be moved with much
> greater agility than the DNS abstraction...

And having persistent IP address-to-service mappings aside from DNS can 
also be useful for other things like firewall/IDS rules that often don't 
use DNS at all.

-e




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