[NRO-IANAXFER] delegation of IN-ADDR.ARPA and IP6.ARPA DNS trees

Nurani Nimpuno nurani at netnod.se
Mon Jan 5 10:51:56 CET 2015

On 31 dec 2014, at 15:29, Andrew Sullivan <ajs at anvilwalrusden.com> wrote:

> On Wed, Dec 31, 2014 at 03:12:33PM +0200, Alan Barrett wrote:
>> are involved.  Perhaps it would be more clear to say "delegation of
>> subdomains below the IN-ADDR.ARPA and IP6.ARPA domains".
> Yeah, that'd help.  The "tree" language is precisely what put me off,
> because it sounds like the whole tree is being delegated.  But that of
> course is false, since the root of that tree (i.e. the apex at
> in-addr.arpa and ip6.arpa) isn't being delegated, and in fact isn't
> even IANA's to delegate.

A little late, but I agree that the new wording suggested by Alan is more precise and clear.

Nurani Nimpuno
Head of Outreach & Communications,   Netnod

<nurani at netnod.se>,     http://www.netnod.se

> Thanks,
> A (as usual, speaking only for myself)
> -- 
> Andrew Sullivan
> ajs at anvilwalrusden.com
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