Re: DNS: Suggestion for Melbourne IT

Re: DNS: Suggestion for Melbourne IT

From: Richard Welykochy <rick§>
Date: Wed, 23 Apr 1997 14:46:26 +1000
> Do you think it would be a good idea for Melbourne IT to send an email
> acknowledgement that they have received your cheque and processing has
> begun, and perhaps even give the date they should be meeting for their
> service guarantee?

Even better ... they have created a Web page to track the progress
of domain name registration. Melbourne IT says it's in an experimental
phase. The page is at the following URL:


Unfortunately, the data is incorrect for, example,,
which I just received confirmation of completion today:

"Your registration of the domain name has been
 by the admin of the domain, hostmaster&#167;munnari.OZ.AU."

BUT the Domain Name Licence Query Tool says:
      Results as of 22/04/97 23:16:12
      Domain Name has status UNKNOWN OR INVALID

      Result at Wed Apr 23 14:39:42 EST 1997 


Richard Welykochy

Dot Communications Ltd           tel: (02) 9281 1111
Level 19, 323 Castlereagh St     fax: (02) 9281 2219
Sydney NSW 2000
Received on Wed Apr 23 1997 - 15:31:30 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.0 : Sat Sep 09 2017 - 22:00:02 UTC