[dns-operations] A new (bad) idea for DNS: Distributed DNS Implementation in IpV6
davidu at everydns.net
Fri Dec 7 20:51:32 UTC 2007
Lutz Donnerhacke wrote:
> * David Ulevitch wrote:
>> If you can understand it past the abstract, you are better than me.
> You did not quote the motivation for this proposal:
> There are huge numbers of IP address in IpV6. Moreover, there may be use
> case for multi domain names associated with a sigle IP address. DNS
> implementation currently used may encounter overload traffic in root DNS
> => The huge IPv6 address space causes a Root DNS breakdown.
The existence of a big number causes the root-servers to breakdown?
They aren't all running BIND anymore... I'm sure they can deal with
integer overflows gracefully. ( Just kidding, Paul. I love you, and
vixie cron. )
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