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Subject: Re: UKNM: What if it's all shite? (was .TV)
From: Ray Taylor
Date: Thu, 26 Oct 2000 17:41:14 +0100

Danny O'Brien <dannyatspesh [dot] com> asks:

> What alternative are you after, Ray?

Dunno, mate! And it was Tim's idea, not mine, any views, Tim? I don't know
enough about how DNS works to suggest an alternative. Somebody cleverer than
me would need to answer that one. Any offers?

> The best solution, it seems to me, is opening up the registrar
> market, and allowing a free market in top-level domains, as
> proposed by Karl Auerbach. That way, you'll get price
> competition in the TLD market, and the entirely artificial
> trademark controversy (created by the spurious perception
> of scarcity in the DNS namespace) will dissappear of its own accord.

I'd vote for that.


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