IPv6 root dns name resolution?

Bill Manning bmanning at ISI.EDU
Sat Jan 4 11:24:34 UTC 2003

% "Rob Kypriotakis" <rkypriot at cistron.nl> writes:
% >I'm just getting started with IPv6 and have some DNS resolver issues. Just
% >to make sure can someone tell me if the regular IPv4 root DNS servers should
% >be able to resolve a IPv6 address or should I configure my local DNS to user
% >other root DNS servers for IPv6. (which?)
% The IPv6 DNS space is the same space as the IPv4 one, so it is OK
% to use the current root name servers.
% 	David.

	The question unasked is "visability".  Queries coming in
	over IPv6 transport will be ignored since the roots do 
	not have IPv6 transport visability.

Opinions expressed may not even be mine by the time you read them, and
certainly don't reflect those of any other entity (legal or otherwise).

More information about the bind-users mailing list