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Re: Software or PHP/PERL scripts for simple network management?
david raistrick wrote: > > On Tue, 19 Jun 2007 [email protected] wrote: > >> information (i.e. source of all data). Canonical data is in >> routing/forwarding tables on routers/switches. That's the operational >> reality. >> >> The amount of data that you need to track IP allocations just doesn't >> fit >> well into DNS - there's no place to store customer id/service id, the >> length of allocation (is this IP part of a /28? /29?), etc. So you'll >> have >> to have "canonical data" somewhere else anyway. > > > You've never used comments in your dns? I have yet to figure out how > to insert a comment into my routing tables that tells me what a > routing entry is for, Communities ;-) -- Leigh