Returning extra answers in DNS responses.

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (dnsop WG)
Authors Warren Kumari  , Zhiwei Yan  , Wes Hardaker  , David Lawrence 
Last updated 2018-01-04 (latest revision 2017-07-03)
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This document (re)introduces the ability to provide multiple answers in a DNS response. This is especially useful as, in many cases, the entity making the request has no a prori knowledge of what other questions it will need to ask.


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Zhiwei Yan (
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David Lawrence (

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