Reason for Limited number of Root DNS Servers

Florian Weimer fweimer at
Mon Nov 14 14:58:14 UTC 2011

* Gaurav Kansal:

> As root DNS are running in anycast so number is not an issue at all. But I
> don't understand where exactly is this limitation exists???

The limitation does not exist, otherwise it would not have been possible
to add IPv6 addresses to the priming response.

Florian Weimer                <fweimer at>
BFK edv-consulting GmbH
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