[dns-operations] Recommended zone serial number format for over 100 changes / day

Matthew Ghali mghali at snark.net
Sat Apr 2 05:57:10 UTC 2016

Why would you want a nameserver to try parsing/evaluating zone records as its transferring? That seems remarkably more fragile than simply performing the transfer, then parsing the data as the zone is subsequently loaded. What happens to your partially-loaded data if the transfer eventually fails?
> On Apr 1, 2016, at 3:56 PM, Colm MacCárthaigh <colm at stdlib.net> wrote:
> It's a really bad idea to accept unknown RRTYPEs. RRTYPEs have been defined in backwards incompatible ways in the past - such as DNAME having a side-effect of occluding below the DNAME cut. 
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