Question about dynamic IPv6-PTR-Generation

Robert Edmonds edmonds at
Fri Aug 26 19:59:55 UTC 2016

Tom wrote:
> This is the configuration-option, where I'm searching for. But probably this
> will take some time, until it's accepted, tested, implemented...etc. What do
> you propose in the meantime instead of using wildcards or allow the clients
> to register themselves or making static PTR-entries? How does other
> companies handle this issue?

A very popular option is to only create or delegate IPv6 PTR entries for
hosts with static address assignments, and to return NXDOMAIN for
address space used for dynamic address assignments.

Robert Edmonds

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