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Re: Strategy: DNS server in main for potato?

On Sat, Sep 11, 1999 at 03:26:52 -0400, Richard Stallman wrote:
> I am guessing that DNSSEC is a standard specification, perhaps an
> Internet RFC.  Is that so?

Yes. http://www.faqs.org/rfcs/rfc2535.html

> If so, the first question is, does DNSSEC provide for some other kind
> of encryption as an alternative?

Yes. At least Diffie-Hellman and DSA; there is supposed to be a large speed
benifit to RSA though.

I seem to recall that the IETF in general does not accept into RFC status
proposals that depend on patent-encumbered algorithms.

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