[ietf-dkim] NEW ISSUE: "does not exist"
fenton at cisco.com
Tue Dec 11 06:57:57 PST 2007
Dave Crocker wrote:
>>> 4. The domain does not exist; the message MUST be considered
>> Presumably "does not exist" means there is no DNS record.
>> (Otherwise, the
>> phrase "does not exist" needs to be explained.)
> If references to domain names that "do not exist" means specifically
> that they are not registered in the DNS -- ie, not visible on the
> public Internet's view of the DNS -- then the document should say this
> If it means something else, then that meaning needs to be made explicit.
I believe the wording that is there is appropriate for the Operation
Overview section, which is the context in which the text you quoted
appears. A more precise definition can be found in section 4.4, step 3.
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