__/ [Michael G. Schneider] on Saturday 17 September 2005 16:27 \__
> "Roy Schestowitz" <newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> schrieb im Newsbeitrag
> Thanks a lot for the answer
>> As for the latter:
> Just for making this clear: I am only concerned about the one URL. Not the
> other URLs.
>> www. movable-type-weblog.com.honeycomb.cs.cornell.edu:8888/
>> (NOTE port 8888)
>> Sounds like it might be something experimental. The addresses itself
>> seems to be malformed too. Look at the number of dots, for example.
> Which "number of dots" do you mean? And why is the address malformed?
Depth of 'subdomaining' is odd. I have never seem something like this
> If this is only an RSS thing, it would probably be ok. However, why is my
> domain name part of their URL?
You seem to have been made a 'subdomain' on Cornell, which is not as
__/ [Borek] on Saturday 17 September 2005 16:37 \__
>>> Sounds like it might be something experimental. The addresses itself
>>> seems to be malformed too. Look at the number of dots, for example.
>> Which "number of dots" do you mean? And why is the address malformed?
> Generally speaking Roy is wrong - domain name is wellformed :)
Yes, the word "malformed" was too strong and therefore incorrect. It was
only days ago that I pondered about addresses like b.o.r.e.k.com, which I
realised are indeed possible. As a side note, I am not sure what ICANN's
stance on one symbol URL's actually is. I think I once hear/read about it.
> However, he is right that the name look strange - it contains
> 7 subdomain names (rare!) and one of them is com. It looks like
> it should be split into two:
> www. movable-type-weblog. com
> honeycomb. cs.cornell. edu
> And these will not rise a brow.
Why Cornell and MovableType? Doesn't that seem very non-symbiotic to you? A
university and a blog? And one of a high standard too? Was that possible
some mistake or a strange case of joined links that were crawled? One
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