Merit Network
Can't find what you're looking for? Search the Mail Archives.
  About Merit   Services   Network   Resources & Support   Network Research   News   Events   Home

Discussion Communities: Merit Network Email List Archives

North American Network Operators Group

Date Prev | Date Next | Date Index | Thread Index | Author Index | Historical

Re: NSI Bulletin 098-010 | Update on Whois

  • From: Rich Sena
  • Date: Wed Sep 02 15:52:49 1998

On Tue, 1 Sep 1998, Christopher K. Phillips wrote:

> I may be wrong but aren't the fees that Network Solutions is charging for
> domain name registration "supposed" to cover the costs of providing WHOIS
> service for those domains? Is this just another attempt to nickel and dime
> everyone to death on some sort of new usage charge for WHOIS service?

Could be me - but it kind of sounded like they were blocking abusers -
like address harvesters - single sites with thousands of requests in a
short period of time - that can't trully be labled a bad thing now can it?

--
I am nothing if not net-Q! - ras@poppa.clubrich.tiac.net





Discussion Communities


About Merit | Services | Network | Resources & Support | Network Research
News | Events | Contact | Site Map | Merit Network Home


Merit Network, Inc.