Skip to main content

An Extension Language for the DNS
draft-levine-dnsextlang-12

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Authors John R. Levine , Paul A. Vixie
Last updated 2020-04-14 (Latest revision 2019-10-12)
Stream (None)
Intended RFC status (None)
Formats
Expired & archived
plain text xml htmlized pdfized bibtex
Stream Stream state (No stream defined)
Consensus boilerplate Unknown
RFC Editor Note (None)
IESG IESG state Expired
Telechat date (None)
Responsible AD (None)
Send notices to (None)
This Internet-Draft is no longer active.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-levine-dnsextlang-12.txt

Abstract

Adding new RRTYPEs to the DNS has required that DNS servers and provisioning software be upgraded to support each new RRTYPE in Master files. This document defines a DNS extension language intended to allow most new RRTYPEs to be supported by adding entries to configuration data read by the DNS software, with no software changes needed for each RRTYPE.

Authors

John R. Levine
Paul A. Vixie

(Note: The e-mail addresses provided for the authors of this Internet-Draft may no longer be valid.)