Re: [DNSOP] Question about usage of and

Joe Abley <> Tue, 13 March 2018 15:17 UTC

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On 12 Mar 2018, at 11:58, Roland Bracewell Shoemaker <> wrote:

> After a number of discussions I’m interested in returning to the original concept as it simplifies a number of use cases that this document is intended to support but am still not sure whether or not this would be widely considered ‘ok’ by DNS folks. Obviously it’s entirely possible to do this as these child zones are delegated to users and they _can_ put whatever they want in them. Does this WG have strong opinions on whether we should/shouldn’t do this for technical reasons or we just being a bit too strict in our reading of 3172?

I think that if Tony can be, surely I can be

A zone is a zone. ARPA is only special by convention, not by protocol.