ICANN to allow commercial gTLDs

Joel Barnard jbarnard at nwic.ca
Fri Jun 17 16:31:06 CDT 2011


I hope they've considered what will happen if you go to
http://localhost/  or
http://pcname/

Is that the local networks pcname, or the gTld pcname?
Are we going to have to start using a specially reserved .local gTld?


Joel Barnard 
Niagara Wireless Internet Co. 

-----Original Message-----
From: Christopher Morrow [mailto:morrowc.lists at gmail.com] 
Sent: Friday, June 17, 2011 5:14 PM
To: Jay Ashworth
Cc: NANOG
Subject: Re: ICANN to allow commercial gTLDs

too late... someone sign up for .nanog!

On Fri, Jun 17, 2011 at 5:04 PM, Jay Ashworth <jra at baylink.com> wrote:
> Aw, Jeezus.
>
> No.  Just, no.
>
>  http://tech.slashdot.org/story/11/06/17/202245/
>
> Cjeers,
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