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Re: Underscores in host names
At 3:39 PM +1000 2005-05-19, Mark Andrews wrote:
No, they don't, but .ws and .gw are not going to be the only ones doing this kind of thing, and this problem won't go away unless something is done to expressly prohibit this kind of behaviour.Any tld that thinks this will ever work reliably need their heads read. There was a good reason all the unqualified hosts got moved into .ARPA. Single label hosts do not work well on a global scale.
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