The Modern DNS Implementation Guide

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (dnsext WG)
Author George Michaelson 
Last updated 2008-01-20
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A structured catalogue of relevant DNS RFCs is presented with references to the specific normative sections which should be followed in a modern DNS implementation. This document is to be used as guide for DNS implementors, for testing and compliance of DNS software, and to help guide DNS standards' advancement.


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