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RE: Stability of the Internet?
From: Roeland Meyer <rmeyer () mhsc com>
Date: Fri, 18 May 2001 11:26:23 -0700

It was not a troll. Tim has been involved in ICANN issues for quite some
time now. Specifically ICANN/DNSO. We now have targeted working groups that
are looking at exactly this issue. Points have been raised and Tim simply
seems to be trying to gather information. Since many/none of you do not seem
to be involved there, he is asking here. Believe it or not, your input is

-----Original Message-----
From: William Allen Simpson [mailto:wsimpson () greendragon com]
Sent: Friday, May 18, 2001 10:02 AM
To: nanog () merit edu
Subject: Re: Stability of the Internet?

Based on the email address, this was probably a troll.

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Anyway, the fact that some of us now block BGP acceptance for the 
new.net blocks, because it causes us support costs, would be an 
argument that the Internet is less "stable".

"Tim Langdell, PhD" wrote:

Yes, I was asking specifically about "stability" (with a 
request that
someone perhaps try to explain what that might mean other 
than a term to
scare people with) rather than "compatibility".  BTW, I 
don't think ".house"
is a New.net TLD ;-)

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