[thelist] url forwarding

Richard Lowe richlowe at lowe-family.com
Thu Apr 4 19:56:00 CST 2002

Interesting discussion. FTI: A service
called www.granitecanyon.com provides for
free DNS services.

Richard Lowe
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: thelist-admin at lists.evolt.org
> [mailto:thelist-admin at lists.evolt.org]On Behalf Of Jon Hall
> Sent: Thursday, April 04, 2002 5:11 PM
> To: thelist at lists.evolt.org
> Subject: Re: [thelist] url forwarding
> The term DNS redirection is confusing, DNS does not do any kind of
> redirection, it simply reports back the ip of the hostname you looked up.
> DNS only translates ips and domains, it has no concept of http,
> so the below
> solution wont work if whoever is doing the "redirection" is actually just
> hosting the DNS records for these 600 domains. Besides, I doubt a
> registrar
> would let someone modify anything on one of their servers...

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