Well known site local unicast addresses for DNS resolver
draft-ietf-ipv6-dns-discovery-07

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (ipv6 WG)
Last updated 2002-11-04
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at
https://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-ietf-ipv6-dns-discovery-07.txt

Abstract

This documents specifies 3 well known addresses to configure stub resolvers on IPv6 nodes to enable them to communicate with recursive DNS server with minimum configuration in the network and without running a discovery protocol on the end nodes. This method may be used when no other information about the addresses of recursive DNS servers is available. Implementation of stub resolvers using this as default configuration must provide a way to override this.

Authors

Alain Durand (Alain.Durand@sun.com)
Jun-ichiro Itoh (itojun@iijlab.net)
Dave Thaler (dthaler@microsoft.com)

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