Re: [dnsext] New RRtype "KREALM" in draft-vanrein-dnstxt-krb1-02.txt

Tony Finch <dot@dotat.at> Fri, 11 September 2015 09:03 UTC

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Subject: Re: [dnsext] New RRtype "KREALM" in draft-vanrein-dnstxt-krb1-02.txt
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Rick van Rein <rick@openfortress.nl> wrote:
>
> I am working on an I-D that allocates a new RRtype in DNS, named
> KREALM.  This RR is meant to store Kerberos realm descriptions in DNS;
> this has hitherto been desired but impossible to do securely, but
> nowadays the broad acceptance of DNSSEC permits this facility.

Why not use the HINFO RDATA format to store the tag/value pairs? No need
for embedding the sequence in the RDATA since RRsets already provide that.
No need to embed a version number since RRtypes provide that.

Tony.
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