Reject of W2K gc._msdcs...

Joseph S D Yao jsdy at
Wed Mar 29 23:29:21 UTC 2000

On Mon, Feb 28, 2000 at 08:27:16AM +0900, Mishler, Barry A POJ wrote:
> I've been watching these Win2000 discussions for months now and I've never seen
> any mention of the Internet-Draft draft-ietf-dnsind-rfc2052bis-05.txt which has
> just this month become RFC2782: "A DNS RR for specifying the location of
> services (DNS SRV)".  Microsoft's documentation names it as one of the
> "standards" that they follow.  It specifically calls for the use of the
> underscore in these RRs.

This actually has been mentioned recently in this mailing list.  The
response was something like, the SRV folks chose the underscore for use
in these records specifically to make sure that they would NOT be
confused with domain labels.

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