[dns-operations] creeping poorness of judgement
su at elandnews.com
Sat Mar 14 03:52:46 UTC 2020
At 08:04 PM 13-03-2020, Paul Vixie wrote:
>oh my great goodness. in RFC 7208 we have this:
>3.3. Multiple Strings in a Single DNS Record
> As defined in [RFC1035], Sections 3.3 and 3.3.14, a single text DNS
> record can be composed of more than one string. If a published
> record contains multiple character-strings, then the record MUST be
> treated as if those strings are concatenated together without adding
> spaces. For example:
> IN TXT "v=spf1 .... first" "second string..."
> is equivalent to:
> IN TXT "v=spf1 .... firstsecond string..."
> TXT records containing multiple strings are useful in constructing
> records that would exceed the 255-octet maximum length of a
> character-string within a single TXT record.
>note the lack of a space between the word "first" and the word
>"second". this means:
That matches https://kb.isc.org/docs/aa-00356 The RFC referenced in
that article is RFC 4408 instead of RFC 7208.
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