RE: [registrars] ICANN - Verisign - .org registry
At 07:46 PM 3/7/01 -0600, Bryan Evans wrote:
>When put in this tone, it appears that the only reason you participated
>in Afilias was if it would be the *only* registrar-owned registry. I'm
>not saying that's necessarily bad (or correct), but that's the tone I
>took away from your email. I think we should avoid making that statement.
>It could easily be construed as saying "I want to have my cake & eat it
Dear Bryan: While it was not a primary reason, it was certainly a reason
the we joined the consortium. It was also a reason for encouraging CORE to
go for .nom and for CORE to join the consortium, which became Afilias.
I think I know a bit about eating cake. I really don't think your
criticism is justified.