[rfc-dist] RFC 3364 on Tradeoffs in Domain Name System (DNS) Support for Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Wed, 21 Aug 2002 16:02:18 -0700
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Title: Tradeoffs in Domain Name System (DNS) Support
for Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)
Author(s): R. Austein
Date: August 2002
Obsoletes: 2673, 2874
I-D Tag: draft-ietf-dnsext-ipv6-dns-tradeoffs-02.txt
The IETF has two different proposals on the table for how to do DNS
support for IPv6, and has thus far failed to reach a clear consensus
on which approach is better. This note attempts to examine the pros
and cons of each approach, in the hope of clarifying the debate so
that we can reach closure and move on.
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