MEDIA: ICANN rejects .xxx domain

Eric Brunner-Williams brunner at
Fri May 12 23:11:42 UTC 2006

> use. Hunt down "BU joins the internet", a typo in our initial update
> tickled a bug in the bsd hosttable program which brought down about
> 2/3 of the internet (yes, down.) I can't say I'm proud of that, but
> it's kind of hard to forget.

i overflowed the core routers, summer '88. That was good for a flurry
of chitchat between bbn (noc) and sri (nic) one afternoon.


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