ICANN opens up Pandora's Box of new TLDs
drc at virtualized.org
Fri Jun 27 04:28:30 UTC 2008
On Jun 26, 2008, at 9:01 PM, Jean-François Mezei wrote:
> Does anyone know how if the new gTLD system will still give some
> power to some people over some domain names that are morally
> to some people ?
See pages 17 - 20 of https://par.icann.org/files/paris/gTLDUpdateParis-23jun08.pdf
> Is it fair to hand .ABC to either one of the two ? (highest bidder) or
> will ICANN "lock" .ABC out so that neither can get to it ? I am sure
> there are many such gTLDs around the world that would conflict across
See pages 22 - 25 of https://par.icann.org/files/paris/gTLDUpdateParis-23jun08.pdf
> Finally, will there be any performance impact on DNS servers around
> world (thinking of caching issues) ?
Extremely unlikely (IMHO).
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