On topic of domains

Jimmy Hess mysidia at gmail.com
Fri Jul 12 01:23:07 UTC 2013

On 7/11/13, bmanning at karoshi.com <bmanning at karoshi.com> wrote:

> which explains domains like 3com.net.
> the trailing dot is not illegal.

Domain names can be presented with a trailing dot.    A fully
qualified domain always contains at least one explicit dot.

The rightmost domain label of 3com.net.  is      "NET";  which does
not start with a digit, so that domain name is OK.

Although "3com.net"  would not be a valid hostname;  as a DNS name, it is fine.

> /bill

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