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RFC 3597

"Handling of Unknown DNS Resource Record (RR) Types", September 2003

Canonical URL:
http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc3597.txt
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Updates:
RFC 2163, RFC 2535
Updated by:
RFC 4033, RFC 4034, RFC 4035, RFC 5395, RFC 6195, RFC 6895
Author:
A. Gustafsson
Stream:
IETF
Source:
dnsext (int)

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Abstract

Extending the Domain Name System (DNS) with new Resource Record (RR) types currently requires changes to name server software. This document specifies the changes necessary to allow future DNS implementations to handle new RR types transparently. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


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