[dns-operations] ``Ya.com says "The internet is mine" ''
peter at peter-dambier.de
Tue Aug 8 23:21:14 UTC 2006
Edward Lewis wrote:
> At 11:17 PM +0200 8/8/06, Peter Dambier wrote:
>>ISPs that offer their own filtered version of DNS to their subscribers
> Why? Why is that not a legit business model? Along the lines of
> some people are willing to watch TV-censored movies.
>>There are applications arround that will break when they cannot find an
>>unpopulated space in DNS. They dont look in ".local" they try COM/NET/ORG
>>for whatever funny reason.
> I understand this. But that doesn't make the ISP evil in as much as
> it doesn't make the application evil.
When it happened to me I thought Microsoft and Apple were evil :)
A agree, it is the application that is evil and it is the poor
costumer who suffers.
> The point I'm arguing is that the subject is once again "making a
> mole hill out of a mountain." Maybe ya.com's practices will go the
> way of other failed business models as customers try it and walk
> away. That makes it unprofitable, not evil and not the end of the
Try to face it from the view of an ant. For an unknowing user it
is a mountain. Seen from above it is a mole hill.
The mole is beaten to death. No more hills.
Peter and Karin
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