All this business...

Jerome McDonough jmcdonou at
Tue Jun 8 22:57:01 BST 1999

At 01:19 PM 6/8/1999 -0700, Jerome McDonough wrote (without proof-reading
very carefully):
>Most of the URN crowd has been reluctant to put URN resolution on to DNS.
>While DNS has the advantage of being a pre-existing, proven system, it is
>already slightly strained, and putting URN resolution on it would add a 
>very significant burden once URNs are more widely adopted.  For more
>information on this, see Ron Daniel and Michael Mealling's discussion
>in the introduction to RFC 2169.

That's RFC 2168, not 2169.  Sorry about that.

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