Re: [alac] Draft statement on Whois TF3
- To: Roberto Gaetano <alac_liaison@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [alac] Draft statement on Whois TF3
- From: Thomas Roessler <roessler@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu, 25 Mar 2004 17:53:48 +0100
On 2004-03-25 17:50:16 +0100, Roberto Gaetano wrote:
>>Actually ensuring accurate information would involve *using* the
>>address data to complete some step in the registration process.
>>Like what the one "survey" respondent told you: Send in a form
>>that must be sent back with a signature before the registrant
>>can proceed. (Or cancel the domain name if the form doesn't come
>>back after some days.) That method isn't practicable for
>>registrars with an international client base, either.
> I'm not sure I understand it.
This would drive up cost and complexity of registrations, and could
lead to considerable problems in developing countries with
unreliable postal services.
Thomas Roessler <roessler@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
At-Large Advisory Committee: http://alac.info/