Re: Mechanism to provide tai-utc.dat locally

From: Ashley Yakeley <ashley_at_SEMANTIC.ORG>
Date: Mon, 25 Dec 2006 16:38:37 -0800

On Dec 25, 2006, at 02:39, Ed Davies wrote:

> A while ago I proposed the (ab)use of the DNS to do this.

Interesting. But would it not be better to use TXT or a new record
type rather than "A" records? Also, you need a whole DNS lookup just
to retrieve two bytes. And if you want to find out when transitions
are, you need to make repeated lookups.

Ashley Yakeley
Received on Mon Dec 25 2006 - 16:38:59 PST

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