[dns-operations] open resolver versio.bind responses

Roy Arends roy at dnss.ec
Tue Apr 16 14:52:03 UTC 2013

On Apr 16, 2013, at 3:46 PM, Joe Abley <jabley at hopcount.ca> wrote:

> On 2013-04-16, at 10:39, Roy Arends <roy at dnss.ec> wrote:
>> Interesting list. I assume that some resolvers are actually happy to try and resolve version.bind chaos txt on your behalf, and so you might see the version.bind response from either the IANA roots or some alternative servers.
> Is there actually any resolver that will do a recursive lookup for a CH class query?

Never underestimate the …. oh never mind :-)

> Where would they find a delegation? There are no CH class hints to use..

They wouldn't, they assume that locally configured root-hints are responsible for all other classes as well.


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