ICANN opens up Pandora's Box of new TLDs

Tony Finch dot at dotat.at
Fri Jun 27 14:20:59 CDT 2008


On Fri, 27 Jun 2008, Jon Kibler wrote:
>
> Well, I guess this shoots in the foot Microsoft's name server best
> practices of setting up your AD domain as foo.LOCAL, using the logic
> that .LOCAL is safe because it cannot be resolved by the root name servers.

.local is also used by MDNS. (Nice interop problem there.)

Tony.
-- 
f.anthony.n.finch  <dot at dotat.at>  http://dotat.at/
ROCKALL MALIN: CYCLONIC BECOMING SOUTHWESTERLY 5 OR 6, OCCASIONALLY 7 AT
FIRST. MODERATE OR ROUGH, OCCASIONALLY VERY ROUGH. RAIN OR THUNDERY SHOWERS.
MODERATE OR GOOD, OCCASIONALLY POOR.




More information about the NANOG mailing list