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Re: [wg-c] my position paper v. 1.1
At 22:25 16-10-1999 -0400, Jonathan Weinberg wrote:
>Position Paper on New gTLDs, v. 1.1
Please add my name to the signatories to your position paper v.1.1.
Thanks for all your hard work:-)
BobC, now in Orange County in advance of ICANN meeting.
> ICANN should add a large number of new gTLDs, including both
>general-purpose and limited-purpose domains. It should begin with an
>initial testbed rollout of six to ten new gTLDs, with the expectation that
>it will add more if the evaluation period reveals no major problems. In
>the short term (during the testbed and initial phased rollout), to the
>extent that more registries seek immediate inclusion of their preferred
>gTLDs into the root than the schedule will accommodate, ICANN may engage in
>an ad hoc selection process. In the long term, what is most important is
>that ICANN adopt policies minimizing the barriers to adding new gTLDs to
>the root. It would make sense for ICANN to authorize both for-profit and
>non-profit gTLD registries.