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Re: UDP packet/DNS server

  • From: Stephen Stuart
  • Date: Mon Sep 28 21:51:18 1998

> To reiterate the question posed by the original poster, (donning asbestos),
> why is this bad?

If you use a "*" as a label for an NS record, you will answer with a
referral for any label. *Any* label, not just the ones for which you
completed the receiving end of the zone cut. Think of it as the
ultimate lame delegation.

Stephen





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