[Yeti DNS Discuss] Yeti Root Server Glue

Stephane Bortzmeyer bortzmeyer at nic.fr
Thu May 28 13:32:43 UTC 2015


On Tue, May 26, 2015 at 03:16:04PM -0700,
 Paul Vixie <paul at redbarn.org> wrote 
 a message of 22 lines which said:

> i think that the creation of "top level names" requires a huge
> circle of consensus. adding an _ to it i think makes that consensus
> less likely.

OK, and a name which is the MD5 of a random sentence?

* there is no risk of collision with a possible future TLD
* names of root name servers in the hints file are not handled by
  humans so it's not a problem if the name is complicated


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