root hints

pyh at pyh at
Fri Jan 28 08:40:50 UTC 2011

Joseph S D Yao writes: 

> Just because we don't need to, doesn't mean that it's a good practtice
> not to.  And it's so easy to create one on a system where DNS is already
> set up. 
> 	dig ns . > root.hints 

I disagree with this.
Few files mean few risk for admin.
How about the case when someone did "echo > root.hints" by mistake? 


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