[Mimedefang] The .local TLD
David F. Skoll
dfs at roaringpenguin.com
Sat Aug 18 16:34:20 EDT 2012
On Sat, 18 Aug 2012 13:24:24 -0500
Les Mikesell <lesmikesell at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Sat, Aug 18, 2012 at 9:49 AM, David F. Skoll
> <dfs at roaringpenguin.com> wrote:
> > On Sat, 18 Aug 2012 14:50:37 +0200
> > Tilman Schmidt <t.schmidt at phoenixsoftware.de> wrote:
> >> Am 17.08.2012 21:35, schrieb David F. Skoll:
> >> > RFC 1918 addresses don't typically leak out onto the Internet, so
> >> JFTR: Yes, they do.
> > Maybe a hop or two because of misconfigured routers, but not
> > typically all the way to a root name server (unless your ISP is
> > asleep.)
> Where do all the reverse DNS lookups go for the private-range IPs if
> you fire up a linux (etc.) name server without configuring it with
> your local ranges?
Ah, I was referring to actual packets routed to/from RFC 1918 addresses,
not reverse lookups.
Sure, x.y.z.10.in-addr.arpa probably does hit the root name servers pretty
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