[dns-operations] root zone archive
Jeremy C. Reed
reed at reedmedia.net
Thu Sep 17 22:46:40 UTC 2015
On Thu, 17 Sep 2015, Wessels, Duane wrote:
> > On Sep 17, 2015, at 11:50 AM, Jeremy C. Reed <reed at reedmedia.net> wrote:
> > http://bikeshed.isc.org/~jreed/root-servers-history/root-nameservers.data
> > (I didn't check it much though.)
> Cool data, Jeremy.
> The 1999-06-03 data could be incorrect, however:
> 1999-06-03 J.ROOT-SERVERS.NET. 22.214.171.124
> J didn't have that address until February 2002.
Okay, the file's timestamp is Nov 5 2002.
$ grep WHEN src/isc/bind8/bind8/contrib/netadm/root.cache
;; WHEN: Thu Jun 3 14:55:57 1999
Maybe the clock was off when vixie et al worked with that netadm.pl (as
bundled with that BIND 8). Or maybe that IP worked internaly for them.
> But the root zone wasn't updated with the new address until November
> 2002, which is why your 2002-07-23 data shows the old address:
> 2002-07-23 J.ROOT-SERVERS.NET. 126.96.36.199
Thanks for looking at it.
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