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    Uh, cool...
    by GideonsLastSon on Friday July 16 2004, @05:54PM (#13976)
    User #3824 Info | http://icannwatch.jothan.at/start.php
    Hi Jothan Frakes here.

    Michael, thank you for posting this (and thank you for your ongoing librarianship of ICANNWatch). I have gotten a lasrge flood of email from people who haddent realized I'd moved on from Verisign.

    One of my colleagues did the anon post with a response email to one of my personal domains thinking he was slick, which I scolded him for. I have always tried to remain a silent and humble supporter of the Domain Name sytem of the internet, so I wanted to make this statement so that the post did not seem like shameless self promotion.

    Keep up the good work, and thanks to everyone for their support and input!

    -Jothan Frakes
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    Re:Uh, cool...
    by ldg on Sunday July 18 2004, @10:48AM (#13981)
    User #2935 Info | http://example.com/
    Food for thought.

    Have you considered providing NS information publicly (other than just in the SOA) so that ISP's and others can create stub resolvers in their DNS configurations for .EU? Perhaps that would create a bit more pressure for ICANN to get up of its collective rear and include it in the root.

    Now, I'm not suggesting having the alt.roots doing anything, although I'm sure they'll include it automatically. What I'm suggesting is that making the information available via website or other means publicly might spur individuals to include the .EU nameservers in whatever they are using to resolve .EU domains as soon as they are available.

    I would think that at least users and ISPs in the EU would wish to do so. Aren't you tired of ICANN damage?
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