[LINK] Top five reasons for Australia to Get a Root-Server.

Scott Howard scott at doc.net.au
Tue Oct 13 11:03:48 AEDT 2009

On Mon, Oct 12, 2009 at 4:45 PM, Tom Koltai <tomk at unwired.com.au> wrote:

> If there is no difference between A to M and the clones of the f-servers
> and k-servers, then why are BCDEGHJ still in America.
> (Note I omtted the A and the F)

They aren't.

>From a server in Europe I'm seeing :
C is in Frankfurt
G is in Frankfurt
I is in London
K is in Amsterdam

If the anycast clones are just as good, why don't the originals get
> redistributed and replaced with anycast clones?

Most of them have.  According to
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Root_nameserver there are only 4 of the 13
which are not anycast.


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