[dns-operations] Verisign won't delete obsolete glue records?
dougb at dougbarton.email
Tue Mar 2 20:10:44 UTC 2021
On 3/2/21 11:49 AM, Andrew Sullivan wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 01, 2021 at 04:35:47PM -0800, Doug Barton wrote:
>> Perhaps I didn't ask my question clearly enough. Let's take a
>> delegation for example.com to ns1.example.info and ns2.example.info.
>> There will be no host records at Verisign for those two names, right?
> If the registry uses both domain objects and host objects ...
I think you missed my followup where I indicated that from what I can
see, Verisign is creating host objects for every host mentioned in a
delegation regardless of bailiwick, but not putting glue records into
the zone where they are not needed.
For peace of mind I would much rather see the IP addresses in those host
objects removed when they are not needed as glue, rather than being
ignored, since that reduces the chance of a spurious glue record being
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