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A little while ago, there was a pulse of noise here about the question of domain names: * versus

My recollection is that the endstate of that discussion was that the management had plonked for *

Now I see and some others. Was there a further flip of the flop?

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Also – Aarobot Oct 19 '10 at 3:35
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If you are referring to

This is covered in

  1. this partnership predates that decision

  2. I’d argue that the possibility of a redirect from (tbd, but under discussion) invokes the “act of God” provision in our naming rules. That’d be like endorsing our apple site.

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