uri.host is down?

Renato Iannella (ren@dstc.edu.au)
Wed, 12 Apr 1995 15:35:42 +1000 (EST)


Date: Wed, 12 Apr 1995 15:35:42 +1000 (EST)
From: Renato Iannella <ren@dstc.edu.au>
To: uri@bunyip.com
Subject: uri.host is down?
Message-Id: <Pine.OSF.3.91.950412153337.30776R-100000@foxtail.dstc.edu.au>


If the URN denotes that uri.host.edu is the
name server, what can happen if the ns is down?

Since the "uri" part of the hostname is not 
specified in the URN, can we try uri2.host.edu ??

Cheers... Renato
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