[dns-operations] B-Root to be renumbered in October

Paul Vixie paul at redbarn.org
Tue Sep 5 15:46:54 UTC 2017

Jared Mauch wrote:
> 	Last survey I did of the global resolvers still found
> pre root-servers.net data being served.

this is likely due to the need to create one's own root hints file in 
order to enable local naming across an enterprise, in older versions of 
BIND. when someone forks the hints file in order to edit it, they won't 
nec'ily set up a cron job to fetch it once a year and re-patch.

P Vixie

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