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Re: DNS for 16.172.in-addr.arpa
>We were having a small problem here and I traced it down to a reverse DNS >lookup on a 172.16 address hanging. hmm...yeah. they'll do that. >I noticed that a.root-servers.net reports that BLACKHOLE.ISI.EDU is >authoritative for 16.172.in-addr.arpa. > >Is this the way it should be, or is the yet another network solutions >mistake? Who should really handle DNS for rfc1918 addresses? well...imho, they should be delegated to localhost. and everyone should have a localhost zone with the proper address in it, to go with their 127.in-addr.arpa zone file. but then again, some people think i'm weird. -- |-----< "CODE WARRIOR" >-----| firstname.lastname@example.org * "ah! i see you have the internet email@example.com (Andrew Brown) that goes *ping*!" firstname.lastname@example.org * "information is power -- share the wealth."