[dns-operations] [Fwd: 2005-02 implementation: IP assignments for anycasting DNS]

Doug Barton dougb at dougbarton.us
Wed Sep 27 19:09:52 UTC 2006

May be of interest, in case you're not somehow on one of the many
lists this was sent to. :)


-------- Original Message --------
Subject: 2005-02 implementation: IP assignments for anycasting DNS
Date: Tue, 26 Sep 2006 11:42:42 +0200
From: leo vegoda <leo at ripe.net>

Dear Colleagues,

Following a request, this announcement is being sent to a few ops
focused mailing lists.

We are pleased to announce that we will be able to accept e-mailed
requests for assignments for anycasting DNS servers from 2 October
2006. The request form and supporting notes will be available from
the RIPE Document Store at:


We will make a separate announcement when it is possible to make
requests via the LIR Portal.

Assignments for anycasting DNS will come from reserved blocks:

* IPv4 Anycast Assignments (/24) from
* IPv6 Anycast Assignments (/48) from 2001:0678::/29

You may want to update your filters.


leo vegoda
Registration Services Manager

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