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Re: IPv6 rDNS
- From: Owen DeLong
- Date: Mon Nov 01 21:09:24 2010
On Nov 1, 2010, at 11:20 AM, Michel de Nostredame wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 29, 2010 at 6:06 PM, Jeroen van Aart <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> I battled for a few hours getting IPv6 rDNS to work. The following tool
>> proved to be quite helpful:
>> Just in case anyone else would run into similar problems. It's not as
>> straightforward as IPv4 rDNS.
> Forgive me if this is a stupid question.
> I am curious that if BIND ever tried to make the DB file easier to
> operate under pure text-based environment.
> For example, allow something like following format inside zone file,
> $ORIGIN 22.214.171.124.3.f.126.96.36.199.188.8.131.52.d.f.ip6.arpa.
> 48ff:fe35:d1bc PTR server.example.com.
> And when load the zone file, automatically (internally) interpret it as
> inside memory.
If you're going to do that, why not make it possible to declare:
$ORIGIN fd78:8413:38f:1::.ip6.arpa as well?