[dns-operations] Everyone as root server ? Was: FreeBSD and the slaving of the root zone

Paul Vixie paul at vix.com
Tue Jul 31 23:15:34 UTC 2007

> > what new ip address would you like ISC to listen for AXFR on, if any?
> > (if you'd like, we'll allocate a new one and tell it to you, or you  can.)
> >
> > do you want us to stop offering AXFR on and  2001:500::1034?
> <IANA hat>
> At this time, IANA doesn't see a need to change the status quo.  If
> individual root server operators believe it prudent to change, we'd  be
> interested in understand the rationale.
> </IANA hat>

oh, ok.  thanks for the hat.

> My comments were directed at the idea of doing a public root slave mechanism
> as a production service.  Do you as a root server operator think this change
> by FreeBSD is going to be sufficiently onerous to change the status quo?

<MODE HAT="RootOp">
no, it's just stupid, that's all.

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