RE: [DNS] On holidays

RE: [DNS] On holidays

From: Dave Hooper <dave§>
Date: Tue, 20 Aug 2002 23:43:14 +1000
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Chris Berkeley [mailto:magic2147&#167;] 
> Sent: Tuesday, 20 August 2002 11:39 PM
> To: dns&#167;
> Subject: [DNS] On holidays
> I am curently staring at an unsolicited letter from a "domain 
> name provider": 
> The letter makes the following statements in relation to a 
> domain: 
> a) Renew now for the lowest price... 
> b) we can offer you licence renewal at the lowest price 
> c) ... when we renew your domain name... 
> d) Please see over for a Renewal Application form  
> e) ...if you have any questions about your licence renewal... 
> f) Remember if you do not renew your licence... ...So renew today... 
> g) Domain Name Licence Renewal Number <9 digit number deleted> 
> h) I authorise... ...arrange... renewal... 
> Further the letter is signed by  someone rejoicing in the 
> title of "Licence Renewals  
> Manager". 
> This is your task: explain to me in simple English how a 
> reasonable person receiving  
> such a  letter would construe this letter to be anything 
> other than an offer to renew the  
> licence for the domain. 
> cb

Answer: you can't.

My charity is The Salvation Army. Thanks, they'll appreciate the

Dave Hooper
Received on Fri Oct 03 2003 - 00:00:00 UTC

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