Subject: Re: switching from bind8 to bind9
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
Date: 11/19/2002 06:19:39
> No, I seemed to remember 2821 deciding that _ would be legal.
If so, it seems to have been backed out by the time it was frozen. My
copy of 2821 says (excerpted, of course):
Domain = (sub-domain 1*("." sub-domain)) / address-literal
sub-domain = Let-dig [Ldh-str]
Let-dig = ALPHA / DIGIT
Ldh-str = *( ALPHA / DIGIT / "-" ) Let-dig
I searched, and the _ character does not appear at all in 2821.
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