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DNS Root Name Service Protocol and Deployment Requirements

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
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Authors Marc Blanchet , Lars-Johan Liman , Wes Hardaker
Last updated 2023-08-18 (Latest revision 2023-02-14)
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The DNS root name service is a critical part of the Internet architecture. The DNS root name service's DNS protocol and deployment requirements are defined in this document. Operational requirements for the root name service are out of scope.


Marc Blanchet
Lars-Johan Liman
Wes Hardaker

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