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    'Let Competition, Not ICANN, Rule' | Log in/Create an Account | Top | 46 comments | Search Discussion
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    Re: Wrong
    by dtobias (dan@tobias.name) on Wednesday September 11 2002, @05:43AM (#9153)
    User #2967 Info | http://domains.dan.info/
    Sounds like what you're saying is that ICANN needs to keep new flakes and scumbags from entering the domain registrar or registry business in order to protect the market of the existing pirates, gamers, and fraudsters... is that right?
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    Re: Wrong
    by PeterBarron (pebarron@hotmail.com) on Wednesday September 11 2002, @07:11AM (#9159)
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    You have a good point, and I believe the solution is somewhere in the middle.

    ICANN must not block access to the market, but they also must not allow anyone entry without good proof that they will be able to properly run a registry.

    It's not regulation as much as it's verification of ability.

    ++Peter
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