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Re: EP.NET ???

  • From: Bill Manning
  • Date: Sat Jul 29 02:39:10 1995

> Bill,
> Personally I think that this is actually a value-subtracted service,
> as the EP.NET organisation does not run the named boxes, or the
> exchange points.
> It would be much more helpfull the the interfaces that faces the NAP
> and another provider where following each providers naming
> conventions, and had a domain-name that would point the users to the
> organisation that actually operates the boxes.

Yes, that is the desired goal, however some sites are not willing
or able to do so, so there is a default case where a name is available.
(There are some exchange points where no forward is registered, which can be
a hassel)

> You can still provide the service of running the nameservice.


> --Peter