US Domain -- County Delegations
Geert Jan de Groot
GeertJan.deGroot at ripe.net
Fri Jul 28 09:48:03 UTC 1995
On Thu, 27 Jul 1995 19:56:35 -0700 Paul A Vixie wrote:
> Everyone, large and small, has to be treated as equally as possible. And
> the domain names have to be quite a lot uglier than they are now, such that
> the tendancy to register under .NET,.COM,.ORG,etc just to protect the company
> name or trademark(s) will no longer bear useful fruit for those who do it.
As far as I know, there is no 'congestion' on the 800-namespace.
maybe, one of the reasons is that these 'records' have a fixed, 7-digit
length, and 'vanity' numbers have the same length as ugly ones,
spreading the load.
Maybe we should enforce a minimum length on any complete domain name?
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