[linux-elitists] First up against the wall, come the revolution
Paul J Collins
Thu Aug 3 11:15:34 PDT 2000
>>>>> "Jonathan" == Jonathan Corbet <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> Of course, I pointedly moved my domain to Domain Discover, over
>> two months ago, specifically to get the hell away from Network
>> Solutions. And here they come, nonetheless, trying to
Jonathan> Parts of NSI are very slow to catch on when you move a
Jonathan> domain elsewhere. We've been getting notes on how
Jonathan> they're going to pull the plug on lwn.net immediately if
Jonathan> we don't pay our bill. Kind of scary, actually, even
Jonathan> when you *know* that somebody else is handling the
Jonathan> domain and it's taken care of...
I'm always amazed and then disappointed when I hear of things like
this happening. They have a big ol' database with all the domains
they register in it, and if any fool with a Web browser can determine
that NSI has nothing to do with a domain, why can't NSI itself?
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