Handling of Unknown DNS Resource Record (RR) Types, September 2003
- File formats:
- PROPOSED STANDARD
- RFC 2163, RFC 2535
- Updated by:
- RFC 4033, RFC 4034, RFC 4035, RFC 5395, RFC 6195, RFC 6895
- A. Gustafsson
- dnsext (int)
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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]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.