Paul A Vixie paul at
Tue Apr 23 02:36:30 UTC 1996

(I keep thinking -- what has this got to do with North American Network Ops?)

> 	instead we treat it as (leaving out the '<' '>' stuff out of laziness):
> 		<w><h><a><t><e><v><e><r><.><c><o><m>
> 	and look up like this:
> 		ask a ROOT nameserver for M NSes
> 		ask a M nameserver for O NSes
> 		...
> 		ask a <w> nameserver for appropriate info

That's an implementation detail; the protocol won't (I mean, wouldn't :-))
have to change at all to support this.

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