[dns-operations] FreeBSD and the slaving of the root zone

Paul Vixie paul at vix.com
Tue Jul 31 15:50:52 UTC 2007

> >this is a really, really, really terrible idea.
> Who is hurt by this ?

when malone first put this idea forward at an oarc workshop two years ago,
i ticked off a long list of reasons, in the form of questions to him, and
getting no answers, i thought this issue was dead.  maybe malone forgot to
tell the freebsd community that the idea had been dissed.

it's not my turn.  does everybody else think this is a good idea?  start
with the fact that root nameservers renumber from time to time, and go from

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