[rfc-dist] RFC 5507 on Design Choices When Expanding the DNS
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Title: Design Choices When Expanding the DNS
Author: P. Faltstrom, Ed.,
R. Austein, Ed.,
P. Koch, Ed.
Date: April 2009
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I-D Tag: draft-iab-dns-choices-08.txt
This note discusses how to extend the DNS with new data for a new
application. DNS extension discussions too often focus on reuse of
the TXT Resource Record Type. This document lists different
mechanisms to extend the DNS, and concludes that the use of a new DNS
Resource Record Type is the best solution. This memo provides information
for the Internet community.
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