what problem are we solving? (was Re: ICANN opens up Pandora's Box of
Jay R. Ashworth
jra at baylink.com
Tue Jul 1 13:48:24 CDT 2008
On Tue, Jul 01, 2008 at 12:04:57PM +0100, Roland Perry wrote:
> In article <20080630212216.GJ8195 at cgi.jachomes.com>, Jay R. Ashworth
> <jra at baylink.com> writes
> >The Domain Name System is not now, and never has been, away to *find*
> >things, anymore than 123 Elm St, Worcester MA is a way to *find* a
> What about "1 Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA" ?
Or 1 Tech Data Drive, Largo, or 1 Infinite Loop; yeah, there are lots
of good examples of why addresses are random and shouldn't be used to
*locate* things... except as keys into directories.
Jay R. Ashworth Baylink jra at baylink.com
Designer The Things I Think RFC 2100
Ashworth & Associates http://baylink.pitas.com '87 e24
St Petersburg FL USA http://photo.imageinc.us +1 727 647 1274
Those who cast the vote decide nothing.
Those who count the vote decide everything.
-- (Joseph Stalin)
More information about the NANOG