[dns-operations] root? we don't need no stinkin' root!

Wessels, Duane dwessels at verisign.com
Wed Nov 27 18:28:31 UTC 2019

> On Nov 25, 2019, at 1:23 PM, Bill Woodcock <woody at pch.net> wrote:
>> On Nov 25, 2019, at 9:54 PM, Florian Weimer <fw at deneb.enyo.de> wrote:
>> The query numbers are surprisingly low.  To me at last.
> Duane Wessels did a good study some time ago of queries to the root.  I believe over 99% were bogus, not real queries for resolvable things.

For the record, the number from that study (2003!) was 98%.  I believe it has since been reconfirmed to be about the same level in a number of subsequent studies by others.


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