On Mon, 4 Jun 2001, Peter Mott wrote:
Anybody got anything to say about this?
It's spam. Treat it as such.
> The reason for our contacting you is that we have
a number of domains
> relevant to our business operation that have been registered
> under the ".z"
> domain extension. As this extension is an alternative extension, and not
> recognised by the A-Root Server, we are writing to ask that you
> adjust your
> name servers and resolvers to allow New Zealand internet users access to
> this extension.
"..and, in return, we'll give you a cut of all the *.z registration fees."
Oh, wait, no, it doesn't actually say that, does it?
> We have chosen to operate domains under the
".z" extension in
> support of our
> belief that the internet should be not be controlled by one
> governing body,
"..that isn't us..."
> and that individuals should be free to choose any
> suits their
> operation and/or operate their own extensions, provided
"...we get paid, and .."
> extensions do
> not legally interfere with the operation of extensions operated by other
> individuals or organisations. We hope you accept our view and
> will support
> us in our operation by changing your servers accordingly allowing us to
> operate our domains, and New Zealand internet users the ability to access
> our domains.
"...In exchange for which, we'll give you a cut, as mentioned above."
Oh, wait, no, again that's missing.
If the guy wants to make a buck (which he clearly does) then he should cut
in people on the profits, not appeal so some kind of sense of moral
outrage at current control systems.
John S Russell | "What the hell is he building in there...
Operations Manager | he has a router...and a table saw..."
Attica/Callplus NZ | - Tom Waits, Mule Variations
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