ICANN opens up Pandora's Box of new TLDs
johnl at iecc.com
Mon Jun 30 16:24:45 UTC 2008
>> In the usual way. Try typing this into your browser's address bar:
> That was amusing. Firefox very handily took me to a search
> results page listing results for the word "museum", none of
> which was the actual page in question.
Gee, it works fine for me in Firefox 184.108.40.206. I'd suggest filing a bug
report against your OS vendor to fix their resolver library.
> Thanks for all the pointers! I guess I won't be suggesting the
> use of such TLDs as gmail and ymail as a way to shorten up
> email addresses for people, given the inconsistent behaviour
> of client resolvers. ^_^;
Too bad. You might try writing the guy whose address is n at ai (yes, his
name is Ian) and see what his experience has been.
John Levine, johnl at iecc.com, Primary Perpetrator of "The Internet for Dummies",
Information Superhighwayman wanna-be, http://www.johnlevine.com, ex-Mayor
"More Wiener schnitzel, please", said Tom, revealingly.
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