Maintained by: NLnet Labs

[Unbound-users] patch implementing round robin rrsets

Olaf Kolkman
Wed Mar 7 16:29:26 CET 2012

On Mar 7, 2012, at 3:55 PM, Tony Finch wrote:

> RFC 3484 section 6 rule 10 says client systems should use IP addresses in
> the order given by the DNS, in the absence of topology information that
> allows you to distinguish them. So you can't expect them to spread the
> load across multiple IP addresses without help from the DNS.

But you could reasonably ask whether those load balancing properties should be under the control of the authoritative or the recursive name server.



Olaf M. Kolkman                        NLnet Labs


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