OpenNIC Mailing Lists

The official OpenNIC mailing lists are served by Sympa at See below for descriptions of available lists and instructions for subscribing.

This low-volume list is for folks discussing the organization and operation of the OpenNIC project. All are welcome to subscribe. Subscribe using the mailing list website or by sending an email to with 'subscribe' in the body of the message.

:!: Update: As of November 15th, 2017, this list is subject to some minor formatting policies, which should be reviewed prior to posting an official proposal or vote.

Archives of this list can be found on Gmane or here.

This low-volume list is to discuss infrastructure details, DNS installation, maintenance, and best practices, and other issues related to administering a Tier 1 or Tier 2 name server. All are welcome to subscribe on a read-only basis; only active Tier 1 and Tier 2 administrators will be permitted posting access. Subscribe by sending an email to with 'subscribe' in the body of the message or visit this site. However, the subscription requires approval and will be approved in a reasonable amount of time. By subscribing to this list you will ALSO be AUTOMATICALLY subscribed to the DNS reports list.

This list is used for DNS reports that include Tier 1 and Tier 2 reports as well as certain outage notifications. ALL members of dns-operations will be automatically subscribed to this list.

The TLS CA list is a working group list used to communicate and coordinate anything related to building a TLS root certificate authority for OpenNIC TLDs.

List manager: fusl

purrdeta is the current root account holder for the mailing list system.

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