[rfc-i] 3978 (was: Re: 3987)

Martin Duerst duerst at it.aoyama.ac.jp
Wed Sep 14 18:44:05 PDT 2005


Just fixing the subject (RFC 3987 is
Internationalized Resource Identifiers (IRIs),
unrelated to this thread).

Regards,   Martin.

At 20:05 05/09/13, Peter Koch wrote:
 >On Tue, Sep 13, 2005 at 07:11:51AM +0200, Frank Ellermann wrote:
 >
 >> [4034]
 >>  if the type of the RR is NS, MD, MF, CNAME, SOA, MB, MG, MR, PTR,
 >>  HINFO, MINFO, MX, HINFO, RP, AFSDB, RT, SIG, PX, NXT, NAPTR, KX,
 >>  SRV, DNAME, A6, RRSIG, or NSEC, all uppercase US-ASCII letters in
 >> [...]
 >>
 >> [3597]
 >>  consists of the RR types NS, MD, MF, CNAME, SOA, MB, MG, MR, PTR,
 >>  HINFO, MINFO, MX, HINFO, RP, AFSDB, RT, SIG, PX, NXT, NAPTR, KX,
 >>  SRV, DNAME, and A6.
 >>
 >> Almost exactly the same list.  One HINFO too much is no issue,
 >> but if this actually should be TXT it's a real typo.
 >
 >neither TXT nor HINFO contain domain names in RDATA, so it's a bug in both
 >cases, although one that doesn't hurt. One could also argue that the list
 >lacks NSAP-PTR, but then that's as obsolete as MD ans MF. Sam Weiler is
 >collecting a list of errata to the DNSSEC spec, so he'll probably be able
 >to deal with the double HINFO (and MD/MF).
 >
 >-Peter
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