[dns-operations] The (very) uneven distribution of DNS root servers on the Internet

David Conrad drc at virtualized.org
Thu May 17 15:57:39 UTC 2012

On May 17, 2012, at 3:25 AM, Joe Abley wrote:
>> Even ignoring folks who slave the zone now, is coordinated measurement of the root system realistically possible today given the business/political/philosophical environments of the root operators?
> Yes.

[citation needed]

> However, there's a difference between making the data available for public scrutiny and encouraging people to make poor operational choices about what to do with it.

I think the idea is that given the data exists and (arguably) slaving the root addresses some concerns/can improve things, it would be nice to encourage people to make good operational choices about it.


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