[dns-operations] Signing of the ARPA zone

Chris Thompson cet1 at cam.ac.uk
Tue Mar 16 12:34:06 UTC 2010

On Mar 15 2010, I wrote:

>The servers that are delivering a signed "arpa" so far have DNSKEY/RRSIG
>records using algorithm RSASHA1 (5) rather than RSASHA256 (8). Has there
>been a change of plan in that respect?

Ah... today they (that's [ghiklm].root-servers.net so far) have switched
to an RSASHA256-signed version of "arpa".

There has to be story behind this... :-)

Chris Thompson               University of Cambridge Computing Service,
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