1996-06-25 - Re: domain name zapping threat by Internic

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From: Steven L Baur <steve@miranova.com>
To: “Vladimir Z. Nuri” <vznuri@netcom.com>
Message Hash: 4e0c47823730e2d03e12956ccc84180ee24887b08f01cb16920e28748af8dab0
Message ID: <m2688fom8i.fsf@deanna.miranova.com>
Reply To: <199606242105.OAA00824@netcom13.netcom.com>
UTC Datetime: 1996-06-25 23:32:58 UTC
Raw Date: Wed, 26 Jun 1996 07:32:58 +0800

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From: Steven L Baur <steve@miranova.com>
Date: Wed, 26 Jun 1996 07:32:58 +0800
To: "Vladimir Z. Nuri" <vznuri@netcom.com>
Subject: Re: domain name zapping threat by Internic
In-Reply-To: <199606242105.OAA00824@netcom13.netcom.com>
Message-ID: <m2688fom8i.fsf@deanna.miranova.com>
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>>>>> "Vladimir" == Vladimir Z Nuri <vznuri@netcom.com> writes:

Vladimir> surprising not to see any discussion on this here..

Vladimir> this is a very intersting development. all kinds of news reports
Vladimir> are talking about the internic zapping 25,000 DNS addresses.
Vladimir> I wonder how this will turn out.

Vladimir> I saw in an article a claim, I think, that the internic now
Vladimir> charges $100 "rent" per year for a domain. this is really
Vladimir> amazing to me, because this has totally changed from a
Vladimir> one-time only fee, if correct.  is that correct?

Not even close.

[ URL ftp://rs.internic.net/templates/domain-template.txt ]        [ 09/95 ]

******************* Please DO NOT REMOVE Version Number ********************

Domain Version Number: 2.0

**************** Please see attached detailed instructions *****************

******** Only for registrations under ROOT, COM, ORG, NET, EDU, GOV ********
A domain name registration fee of $100.00 US is applicable.  This charge
will cover the $50.00 maintenance fee for two (2) years.  After the two
year period, an invoice will be sent on an annual basis.

If that's not rent, what is?
steve@miranova.com baur
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