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Initializing a DNS Resolver with Priming Queries

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Author Peter Koch
Last updated 2008-04-02 (Latest revision 2007-02-28)
Replaced by RFC 8109
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Stream Stream state (No stream defined)
Consensus boilerplate Unknown
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-dnsop-resolver-priming
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft is available in these formats:


This document describes the initial queries a DNS resolver is supposed to emit to initialize its cache with a current NS RRSet for the root zone as well as the necessary address information.


Peter Koch

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