Re: [DNSOP] [Ext] I-D Action: draft-hoffman-dns-terminology-ter-01.txt

Martin Hoffmann <martin@opennetlabs.com> Thu, 25 July 2019 14:53 UTC

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From: Martin Hoffmann <martin@opennetlabs.com>
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Subject: Re: [DNSOP] [Ext] I-D Action: draft-hoffman-dns-terminology-ter-01.txt
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Paul Hoffman wrote:
> Do53 was invented as a way of saying "DNS format and transport as
> described in RFC 1034 and RFC 1035, with updates". If anyone has a
> better shorthand for that than "Do53", that's great. I believe a
> shorthand is needed, particularly for publications that are
> discussiong multiple transports.

I still maintain that having descriptive terms should be preferable
over an abundance of abbreviations, particular in documents. In this
case, why not "classic DNS" or "traditional DNS"? Likewise, "encrypted
DNS" instead of DoTH.

Kind regards,
Martin