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NSI stops dropping domain names.
Brett_Tabke




msg:700150
 5:30 am on Aug 18, 2001 (gmt 0)

Sorry if this has been posted, but NSI is no longer dropping domain names directly.

[icann.org...]

 

dogboy




msg:700151
 12:42 am on Aug 19, 2001 (gmt 0)

wow, that is news.

...How about that abuse?

I bet those expired domain guys are bumming.

Brett_Tabke




msg:700152
 10:43 am on Aug 21, 2001 (gmt 0)

I can certainly understand why they would stop dropping names with that kind of abuse going on. There isn't a server alive that could keep up with the escalation.

Brett_Tabke




msg:700153
 12:02 pm on Sep 10, 2001 (gmt 0)

They did start dropping names again:

[icann.org...]

Marcia




msg:700154
 1:30 pm on Sep 10, 2001 (gmt 0)

So what's the bottom line on it? When an NSI registered domain name expires, how long will they be holding on to it, and when will it be available again for registration?

Brett_Tabke




msg:700155
 1:58 pm on Sep 10, 2001 (gmt 0)

Supposidly 30 days after the expiration date. They have been holding them for 45-60.

pete




msg:700156
 10:00 am on Sep 11, 2001 (gmt 0)

45 - 60 seems to be the norm. Although there are domains which Ive been watching which expired 3 months ago!

Cant believe that they can get away with this!

EX_S




msg:700157
 2:56 pm on Sep 13, 2001 (gmt 0)

lol!

Some of you may remember this thread:
[webmasterworld.com...]

The domain name (registered by NetSol themselves) expired on 6th Octover 2000, and I am _still_ waiting for it to be released. No end in sight.... :(

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