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Date:      Sun, 23 Jan 2011 07:58:51 +0100
From:      Bernt Hansson <bernt@bah.homeip.net>
To:        Robert Bonomi <bonomi@mail.r-bonomi.com>
Cc:        kline@ns1.thought.org, freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: lightbulb?  prob'ly not, but....
Message-ID:  <4D3BD1AB.7030205@bah.homeip.net>
In-Reply-To: <201101230407.p0N47jkc026104@mail.r-bonomi.com>
References:  <201101230407.p0N47jkc026104@mail.r-bonomi.com>

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2011-01-23 05:07, Robert Bonomi:
>> Date: Sun, 23 Jan 2011 02:25:01 +0100
>> From: Bernt Hansson<bernt@bah.homeip.net>
>> Subject: Re: lightbulb?  prob'ly not, but....
>>
>> thought.org does not resolve:
>
> 'irrelevant, and immaterial'.<grin>
>
>> %telnet thought.org
>> thought.org: hostname nor servname provided, or not known
>
> 'thought.org' does _not_ need to resolve.  it is a 'domain-name', not a 'host'.

If you want access to that host it must resolve.

> 'r-bonomi.com' doesn't resolve either.  but hosts _under_ that domain do.

Yes?



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