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    Re: Groundbreaking NAF Decision in NEW.NET Domain
    by Samowamo on Saturday August 31 2002, @05:00PM (#8865)
    User #3479 Info
    This is the correct decision. There are a handful of trademark registrations that contain TLDs (in addition to Amazon.com, there is also Match.com; I imagine there must be a few others). The panelist was technically incorrect about something, however: New.net domain names are true SLDs when the ISP solution is used (he had suggested that the ISP does what the New.net client does: appends .new.net). The ISP DNS servers handle a query for a new.net SLD the same way that they handle a query for an ICANN SLD: they resolve through a cached IP address for the new.net extension--basically, the ISP DNS servers permanently cache the IP address for the New.net TLD instead of temporarily caching the address as they do with the IP addresses of the ICANN names. Other than this minor technical error, the decision seems like the correct one.
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    Re: Groundbreaking NAF Decision in NEW.NET Domain by Samowamo
    New.net is also operating their own "root"
    by simon on Sunday September 01 2002, @08:15AM (#8878)
    User #2982 Info | http://www.nic.pro/
    Nnet : New.net Inc :
    shop. 1D IN NS tld1.newdotnet.net.
    shop. 1D IN NS tld2.newdotnet.net.

    And you can even use some domain names if you don't use an enabled ISP or the plug-in or without the NEW.NET suffix.
    Some New.net domains are supported by other roots like the ORSC or the PaficRoot.
    That's news for you alt root supporters ;-)
    (I don't mean you Samowamo)

    Look who supports e.g. .hola:

    BORN : Business Oriented Root Network :
    VueDig Results : Answer = 2 : Authority = 0 : Additional = 2.
    hola. 2D IN NS udns1.newdotnet.net.
    hola. 2D IN NS udns2.newdotnet.net.

    CINICS : Common Interest Network Information Center Society :
    Result = No Response

    LRS : Legacy Root Servers :
    VueDig Results : Answer = 0 : Authority = 1 : Additional = 0.
    .hola not found.

    Nnet : New.net Inc :
    VueDig Results : Answer = 2 : Authority = 0 : Additional = 2.
    hola. 1D IN NS tld2.newdotnet.net.
    hola. 1D IN NS tld1.newdotnet.net.

    ORSC : Open Root Server Confederation :
    VueDig Results : Answer = 2 : Authority = 0 : Additional = 2.
    hola. 2D IN NS UDNS1.NEWDOTNET.net.
    hola. 2D IN NS UDNS2.NEWDOTNET.net.

    http://root-dns.org/vuedig/vuedig_tld.php?record=NS&tld=holanic.PRO will be back online soon with FREE sub-domains. Dowload the FREE plug-in at
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