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    Ed Hasbrouck Wants ICANN to Play By the Rules | Log in/Create an Account | Top | 17 comments | Search Discussion
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    "the new DNS uses DHT technology"
    by Anonymous on Saturday May 28 2005, @04:19AM (#15388)
    "the new DNS uses DHT technology"

    160 bit DHT keys support 32+ character names.
    http://www.opendht.org/

    Each character is stored in 4 or 5 bits.

    Special "dots" are used to shift from one character
    set to the other and as place holders (spaces).
    A-Z and digits 0-9 dominate the character sets.

    The TLD is just part of the name, nothing special.

    The lawyers will love the (R) symbol as a TLD
    and in names.
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