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Re: Question for DNS propronents?

From: Michael Mealling <Michael.Mealling@oit.gatech.edu>
Date: Fri, 16 Jun 1995 09:23:39 -0400 (EDT)
Message-Id: <199506161323.JAA22500@oit.gatech.edu>
To: moore@cs.utk.edu (Keith Moore)
Cc: Michael.Mealling@oit.gatech.edu, uri@bunyip.com, moore@cs.utk.edu
Keith Moore said this:
> > Now, what about running the DNS servers on some other port thatn 53?
> why?  it's quite useful to *allow* people to define URNs
> based on their existing chunks of DNS name space, as long as they
> don't *have* to.

I agree. Allow them to do just that if they want. Try this on for size:


In this case I would lookup "foo.microsoft.com" on port 53 which is the 
existing namespace.


In this case I would use port 4053 since its an OID.....


Life is a game. Someone wins and someone loses. Get used to it.
<HR><A HREF="http://www.gatech.edu/michael.html">Michael Mealling</A>
Received on Friday, 16 June 1995 09:22:51 UTC

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