[dns-operations] A interesting result to a AAAA query

Paul Vixie vixie at isc.org
Tue Nov 17 17:26:55 UTC 2009

> From: "George Barwood" <george.barwood at blueyonder.co.uk>
> Date: Tue, 17 Nov 2009 08:11:15 -0000
> Is the answer section with A records legal?


> I would expect A records to be included in the additional section,
> but it could be argued that the A records "answer the question".

it cannot be so argued.

> Regardless, I think a liberal recursor will ignore which section records
> appear in, so it may work ok.

it can be worked around, but it's not ok.

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