Re: [dane] DNS errors text

Peter Saint-Andre - &yet <> Tue, 21 October 2014 21:45 UTC

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On 10/1/14, 8:13 PM, Paul Hoffman wrote:
> On Oct 1, 2014, at 7:01 PM, Peter Saint-Andre - &yet <> wrote:
>> Section 2.1 of draft-ietf-dane-smtp-with-dane has some thorough text on DNS errors. Viktor suggested that draft-ietf-dane-srv needs the same text. I would strongly prefer NOT to have the same text in two documents for various reasons. When I mentioned this to the chairs, they suggested moving the text from the SMTP document to the SRV document since it is more generic. I don't really care where it lives, I just want it to be in one place. What do WG participants think?
> As long as the SMTP document points to the SRV document for the errors, it's fine to have it live in the SRV document.

Matt and I talked about this, and we're more comfortable with having 
this text live in the SMTP document and pointing there from the SRV 
document. Viktor cares more and knows more about this topic than the 
dane-srv authors, so we think it's best to leave things as-is.


Peter Saint-Andre