[dns-operations] dotless domains

Paul Vixie paul at redbarn.org
Fri Sep 21 23:47:46 UTC 2012

On 2012-09-21 11:28 PM, Phil Regnauld wrote:
> 	I suspect that a non negligible number of gTLD applicants *expect* to
> 	be able to use http://wibble/ and mailto:bob at wibble

and yet, the applicant guidebook, section, is pretty clear. so,
let's all reinforce what every applicant was already told, so make sure
they don't have unrealistic expectations.

> 	... Contractual obligations to not have anything else
> 	than NS/SOA/DNSKEY at the apex might be hard to swallow when you plunk
> 	down 200K.

and yet, see applicant guidebook section

> 	So, comment away! (sac053-dotless-domains at icann.org)



"It seems like the rules for automagic completion of incomplete names typed into browsers are going to  start to look like those for the game of fizbin." --rick jones

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