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[SLUG] Re: DHCP and DNS


\begin{Anand Kumria}
> Only recent rfcs (rfc3007/3008 iirc) begin to provide a way to
> securely update a zone file -- some companies, notably microsoft,
> have proprietary ways to do it however.

rfc2136 "dynamic updates in the domain name system"

see nsupdate(8). its really good for scripting dns updates (remotely,
even). (make sure its still sufficiently secure tho - which usually
means only use it from the dns host itself)

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 - Gus