The entire mechanism is Wrong!

Christopher L. Morrow christopher.morrow at
Mon Jan 17 07:12:58 UTC 2005

On Sun, 16 Jan 2005, Alexei Roudnev wrote:
> >
> > If people like Melbourne IT are going to claim they can't act on
> > weekends, it might also be sensible not to allow transfers to be
> > processed between Thursday and Sunday, though honestly I think if you
> > are going to be a registrar, you are going to have to deal with
> > problems over weekends.
> It is their dirty problem - if they can not act on weekend, they can not
> maintain a registry, that's all.

provided their contract requires some form of 24/7 support, and there is
an SLA to manage that requirement. If there isn't then there is no need
for 24/7 support (no contractual reason), it just becomes a business
differentiator for clients when chosing registrar X or registrar Y

(or so it seems to me)

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