Compacted-DNS (C-DNS): A Format for DNS Packet Capture, September 2019
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- J. Dickinson
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This document describes a data representation for collections of DNS messages. The format is designed for efficient storage and transmission of large packet captures of DNS traffic; it attempts to minimize the size of such packet capture files but retain the full DNS message contents along with the most useful transport metadata. It is intended to assist with the development of DNS traffic- monitoring applications.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.