Treatment of NS, DS, A and AAAA records
The maintenance of NS, DS, A and AAAA should be treated equally as core parts of maintaining a delegation. There is currently no requirement, proposed or otherwise, for registrars to treat the creation and maintenance of these records on a equal footing. Such a requirement should be clearly stated. Background. Many registrars currently require registrants to use different procedures, like opening a support ticket, to update AAAA and DS records, if they support them at all, whereas A and NS records are handled via. web forms. This dichotomy in the handling of records is bad for the industry as a whole. It is holding back the advancement of IPv6 and DNSSEC.