[dns-operations] QNAME minimisation in Wikipedia

Stephane Bortzmeyer bortzmeyer at nic.fr
Thu Apr 21 18:20:00 UTC 2016

Wikipedia explains the DNS resolution, assuming everyody uses RFC 7816


"A resolver breaks the name up into its labels from right to left. The
first component (TLD) is queried using a root server to obtain the
responsible authoritative server."

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