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Re: Simple Linux to Linux(Debian) email




On Fri, 12 Apr 2019 07:54:57 -0400
Dan Ritter <dsr@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> mick crane wrote: 
> > I have wondered what they do to stop people broadcasting their own top level
> > domain.
> 
> Nothing. They don't have to.
> 
> If you want a top level domain and you control your own
> nameservers, you've got it.
> 
> But nobody else is likely to query your nameservers about it, so
> it won't be used by anyone else.
> 
> This can actually be useful: you can define .crane for use
> within your house, and now you have names that nobody else will
> see.

And there are actually alternative DNS roots:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alternative_DNS_root

Celejar