[dns-operations] DNSSEC and Split DNS?

Andrew Sullivan ajs at commandprompt.com
Wed Aug 20 18:23:09 UTC 2008

On Wed, Aug 20, 2008 at 01:14:37PM -0400, Eric E Eskam wrote:
> We just recently split our DNS - and now there is an impending mandate for 
> the federal government (.gov) to implement DNSSEC.  In starting to do some 
> research, it's beginning to look like we will have to un-split our DNS and 
> move back to a flat namespace again.  I say it's looking like it because I 
> have found documentation that is not clear.
> Is there anything that conclusively talks about DNSSEC and split DNS?  Is 
> there also a good comprehensive resource for DNSSEC?

There was an Internet-Draft (in dnsop, I think) that was about
split-view DNS and DNSSEC.  It had some useful remarks in it,
although I thought it needed a lot of work (and had a bunch of stuff
that needed to be broken out of it).   It's at


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