[ga-roots] CNNIC root (Re: Criminalization of alt roots)
At 00:31 04.05.2001 -0700, Simon Higgs wrote:
>At 06:16 PM 5/3/01 -0700, you wrote:
>>Thursday, May 03, 2001, 5:09:03 PM, Simon Higgs wrote:
>> > And China's root is already in play.
>CNNIC is running their own alt.root for .gongsi. Do your own homework.
I asked CNNIC about this.
Their reply, dated April 30:
> Chinese domain name system include chinesedomainname.cn(cdn.cn) and
> cdn.cn can be used easily,so we provide the testbed service for users.
>We load our chinese data to our ".CN" name server, so this kind of
>service is within the current global DNS architecture.
> cdn.cdn is only a test in the very limited scope, it is not a
> "alternate root" system.
>we adopt CDNS-Client to direct the cdn.cdn request to CNNIC testing name
>the Client can know whether the request is a cdn.cdn request or not,
>if it is not the cdn.cdn, then Client will do nothing with the request,
>just pass by. If it is a cdn.cdn, then the Client direct the request to
>the right name server.
>So people who want to make test, he should use our Client to help us to
>why we use the Client method? because we just want to make test and do not
>make any effect on the current DNS architecture and have more flexibility
>to adjust our testbed.
> If you have any things about us, please contact us freely.
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