[Nlnog] Fwd: Advisory — D-root is changing its IPv4 address on the 3rd of January.

Job Snijders job.snijders at atrato-ip.com
Fri Dec 14 19:24:10 UTC 2012



D.root-servers.net gaat omnummeren van naar Op 3 
januari 2013 veranderen ze de boel, maar het oude adres zal nog 6 maanden
blijven werken. Het "D-ROOT" IPv6 adres zal niet veranderen.

Het kan geen kwaad om in het nieuwe jaar even te controleren of je resolvers
een correcte root.hints hebben. 

Met vriendelijke groeten,


Begin forwarded message:

> From: Jason Castonguay <castongj at umd.edu>
> Subject: Advisory ? D-root is changing its IPv4 address on the 3rd of January.
> Date: December 13, 2012 11:54:41 PM GMT+01:00
> To: <castongj at umd.edu>
> Hash: SHA1
> Advisory ? D-root is changing its IPv4 address on the 3rd of January.
> This is advance notice that there is a scheduled change to the IPv4
> address for one of the authorities listed for the DNS root zone and
> the .ARPA TLD. The change is to D.ROOT-SERVERS.NET, which is
> administered by the University of Maryland.
> The new IPv4 address for this authority is
> The current IPv6 address for this authority is  2001:500:2d::d and it
> will continue to remain unchanged.
> This change is anticipated to be implemented in the root zone on 3
> January 2013, however the new address is currently operational. It
> will replace the previous IP address of (also once known
> We encourage operators of DNS infrastructure to update any references
> to the old IP address, and replace it with the new address. In
> particular, many DNS resolvers have a DNS root ?hints? file. This
> should be updated with the new IP address.
> New hints files will be available at the following URLs once the
> change has been formally executed:
> http://www.internic.net/domain/named.root
> http://www.internic.net/domain/named.cache
> The old address will continue to work for at least six months after
> the transition, but will ultimately be retired from service.
> - -- 
> Jason Castonguay
> Network Integration Software Engineer
> Division of Information Technology
> University of Maryland
> College Park, MD 20742
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