[dns-operations] Storing Dates in DNS

Joseph S D Yao jsdy at tux.org
Fri Jan 22 02:39:26 UTC 2010

On Thu, Jan 21, 2010 at 06:07:31PM -0800, Crist Clark wrote:
> Looking for a standard or best practice for storing dates
> and times in DNS, if such things exist. My Google-Fu is
> failing me if such a thing is common knowledge.
> More specifically, if there are accepted methods to store
> the time a specific record was last changed within DNS.
> If there is none, any suggestions smarter than an associated
> TXT record with the Unix Epoch time would be appreciated.

How about a TXT record with an ISO 8601 standard representation of date
and time?



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