Initializing a DNS Resolver with Priming Queries

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Author Peter Koch 
Last updated 2008-04-02 (latest revision 2007-02-28)
Replaced by RFC 8109
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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 (pk@ISOC.DE)

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