Case-Insensitive Response Compression May Cause Problems With Mixed-Case Data and Non-Conforming Clients

Tony Finch dot at
Mon Feb 10 15:09:59 UTC 2014

Paul Vixie <paul at> wrote:

> to me "preserve case" means remember the case of the first time a label
> is seen, and regularize to that. it will always be a delegation, so as
> long as the domain owner can get the parent to register the desired case
> in the delegation, then everything else will follow from that.

My example included some empty non-terminals - i.e. there are intermediate
labels which are not delegations, and so they can't be regularized in the
way you describe.

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