Re: [DNSOP] New Version Notification for draft-fanf-dnsop-rfc2317bis-01.txt

Tony Finch <dot@dotat.at> Tue, 10 November 2015 16:32 UTC

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Petr Spacek <pspacek@redhat.com> wrote:

Thanks again for your feedback.

> > Is the indirection problem specific to classless reverse DNS (which
> > is the approach I took) or does it apply to the forward DNS as well?
> > Suggestions for wording welcome.
>
> Personally I would mention that this problem is generic to make application
> developers aware of it. In the previous exchange I was proposing text similar
> to this:
>
>    Please note that this problem is generic. For names outside of
>    IN-ADDR.ARPA or IP6.ARPA sub-trees it is up to implementation
>    to decide if it is necessary to update alias itself or if it is
>    necessary to update endpoint records and thus the method described
>    in the section 9.2 needs to be applied.
>
> Is there something wrong with it? It should be just informational.

My fault, sorry, I missed that paragraph when I was incoporating your
suggestions. I'll add this (or something similar) in the next revision.

Tony.
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