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IETF RFC 8482

Providing Minimal-Sized Responses to DNS Queries That Have QTYPE=ANY

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Organization: IETF
Publication Date: 1 January 2019
Status: active
Page Count: 10
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The Domain Name System (DNS) specifies a query type (QTYPE) "ANY". The operator of an authoritative DNS server might choose not to respond to such queries for reasons of local policy, motivated by security, performance, or other reasons.

The DNS specification does not include specific guidance for the behavior of DNS servers or clients in this situation. This document aims to provide such guidance.

This document updates RFCs 1034 and 1035.

Document History

IETF RFC 8482
January 1, 2019
Providing Minimal-Sized Responses to DNS Queries That Have QTYPE=ANY
The Domain Name System (DNS) specifies a query type (QTYPE) "ANY". The operator of an authoritative DNS server might choose not to respond to such queries for reasons of local policy, motivated by...

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