IPv6 assignments to DNS root servers in the RIPE region
Poul-Henning Kamp phk at critter.freebsd.dk
Wed Apr 24 15:09:40 CEST 2002
In message <C653AC166708D51195D600034723D865075BBB at cain.telindus.co.uk>, Guy Da vies writes: >Hi Gert, > >I think what Joao was suggesting was that if the nameserver had been >in NASA's v6 block, then rapid renumbering would have made it viable >to demand the whole block back from NASA when the nameserver was >shutdown. While this is nice in theory, I tend to agree with Randy >that it is not very likely in reality for a huge organisation like >NASA. As I read it, it means that the root-server will get its own allocation, and that allocation follows the rootserver around. Sounds surprisingly reasonable to me. -- Poul-Henning Kamp | UNIX since Zilog Zeus 3.20 phk at FreeBSD.ORG | TCP/IP since RFC 956 FreeBSD committer | BSD since 4.3-tahoe Never attribute to malice what can adequately be explained by incompetence.
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