[dns-operations] FreeBSD and the slaving of the root zone
Mark_Andrews at isc.org
Thu Aug 2 23:07:11 UTC 2007
> On 2-Aug-2007, at 10:09, Simon Waters wrote:
> > The only reason to use the root servers for the AXFR is because
> > they are
> > expected to offer that information.
> Except that they are not, the observation that a small handful offer
> AXFR for diagnostic purposes notwithstanding.
They are however the only authoritative source offing it
over the DNS (even if only for diagnotics purposes). The
other source is via ftp.
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