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Best practices for coding new RR Types

Paul Wouters
Thu Oct 22 21:31:26 CEST 2015

On Thu, 22 Oct 2015, Woodworth, John R via Unbound-users wrote:

> I am trying to implement logic for an experimental (Internet Draft) RR type and am curious if there is a common
> methodology to get the ball rolling.  Glancing through the code it appears as if most of the magic is in
> sldns/rrdef.h and sldns/rrdef.c .

do you need specific processingthat is not like normal record serving?
Because if you just want your RRtype blob served, you can use a generic
record format with a private user number.