RFC 3258

Distributing Authoritative Name Servers via Shared Unicast Addresses, April 2002

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T. Hardie
dnsop (ops)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC3258

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This memo describes a set of practices intended to enable an authoritative name server operator to provide access to a single named server in multiple locations. The primary motivation for the development and deployment of these practices is to increase the distribution of Domain Name System (DNS) servers to previously under- served areas of the network topology and to reduce the latency for DNS query responses in those areas. This memo provides information for the Internet community.

For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.