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An Automated Synchronization Mechanism for Configuration Data of DNS (Domain Name System) Name Servers

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Authors Ning Kong , Cindy Wang , XiaoDong Lee
Last updated 2010-07-12
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active.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 proposes an in-band synchronization mechanism to automatically synchronize configuration data among multiple DNS (Domain Name System) name servers. Using this mechanism, any part of configuration data of a name server can be constructed as a similar DNS zone file, and be automatically synchronized by DNS messaging and notifying mechanisms.


Ning Kong
Cindy Wang
XiaoDong Lee

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