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Subject: Protocol Action: 'DNS Proxy Implementation Guidelines' to BCP
The IESG has approved the following document:
- 'DNS Proxy Implementation Guidelines '
<draft-ietf-dnsext-dnsproxy-06.txt> as a BCP
This document is the product of the DNS Extensions Working Group.
The IESG contact persons are Ralph Droms and Jari Arkko.
A URL of this Internet-Draft is:
This document is aimed at a target audience that is outside
the IETF but implement DNS protocol elements, frequently without
much understanding of the DNS protocol. This document gives simple
guidance to such people to avoid common mistakes, seen in the field,
that cause major interoperabilty issues.
Working Group Summary
The consensus for this document is real strong.
This is a high quality draft, that is addressing an important aspect
for the interoperabilty of the DNS protocol. Number of vendors that
purchase/test DNS gateways have stated that compliance with this
document is going to be a purchasing requirement.
Document Shepherd is: Olafur Gudmundsson
AD: Ralph Droms