(IPng 4177) Re: An idea to bounce off people: storing routing info in the DNS instead of the routers.
bound at zk3.dec.com wrote:
> Well it can't be down without translators on the host. But no we have
> no IETF solutiion at this time.
That is my understanding as well. The IETF is still working on a
standard here form wht I understand.
> Some of us are working on it but I am not sure this can be brought into
> the IETF. How I do it on my implementation may not be good for another
True. But some standardation can be achieved.
> Also they have a lot of evil aspects like killing performance and a
> nightmare to manage.
Yes, the performance hit is significant I must admit. I am not
in agreement with the managment part however. I have done this
already on several occasions and the managment aspect is really a
matter of setting up good procedures and some tool development,
which I have done myself.
> Lots of different ways to do them. This just may be the place where
> added value exists and the vendor who does this well will sell more
> At the ngtrans group I will present deployment scenarios and this is
> clearly one of them.
Great! I think it would be very helpfull.
> It also can be avoided in most cases too with private IPv4 addresses.
Not sure what you are refering to here. FOr intrAnet I do, but for
Internet addressable IPv4 I don't. Can you clearify a bit? >;)
Jeffrey A. Williams
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