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        RFC 3258

        Title:      Distributing Authoritative Name Servers via Shared
                    Unicast Addresses
        Author(s):  T. Hardie
        Status:     Informational
        Date:       April 2002
        Mailbox:    Ted.Hardie@nominum.com
        Pages:      11
        Characters: 22195
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:    None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-dnsop-hardie-shared-root-server-07.txt

        URL:        ftp://ftp.rfc-editor.org/in-notes/rfc3258.txt


This memo describes a set of practices intended to enable an
authoritative name server operator to provide access to a single named
server in multiple locations.  The primary motivation for the
development and deployment of these practices is to increase the
distribution of Domain Name System (DNS) servers to previously
under-served areas of the network topology and to reduce the latency
for DNS  query responses in those areas.

This document is a product of the Domain Name Server Operations
Working Group of the IETF.

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