This page contain information about my attempts to standardize MIME types for DNS contens. Simple example, formatted as a MIME e-mail:
From: foo@example To: bar@example Content-Type: text/dns $ORIGIN skenbe.net. @ 1D IN SOA yxa.extundo.com. jas.pdc.kth.se. ( 2004052201 ; serial 3H ; refresh 1H ; retry 1W ; expiry 1D ) ; minimum IN NS yxa.extundo.com. IN NS vic20.blipp.com. IN NS syl.extundo.com. IN MX 5 yxa.extundo.com. IN MX 10 syl.extundo.com. IN A 126.96.36.199 www IN A 188.8.131.52
If that is just gibberish to you, you are likely not the intended audience for this page.
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This timeline was re-constructed in 2005, so major events may be lacking.
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