[dns-operations] Auth-only DNS Server
Mark_Andrews at isc.org
Tue Feb 3 14:28:22 UTC 2009
Mark Andrews writes:
> In message <49884FE1.9030608 at spaghetti.zurich.ibm.com>, Jeroen Massar writes:
> > Hi,
> > If one takes into account RFC1912 and wants to conform to it, one would
> > have to server 'localhost.', '127.in-addr.arpa.' and others even for
> > auth-only servers, thus DNS servers that only serve 'real zones', thus
> > no recursion, no caching, no adding of other data etc.
> > Is there an RFC or BCP document that describes what one should and
> > should not do for an auth-only server?
> > Greets,
> > Jeroen
> A auth only server won't be being asked those questions
> as there will be no delegation to it.
draft-ietf-dnsop-default-local-zones-06 covers the recursive
case. It's been awaiting the writeup from WG last call for
over a year now.
> Mark Andrews, ISC
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Mark Andrews, ISC
1 Seymour St., Dundas Valley, NSW 2117, Australia
PHONE: +61 2 9871 4742 INTERNET: Mark_Andrews at isc.org
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