[Blindapple] Domain name for the Blindapple site and list?
aaron at kitten.net.au
Tue Aug 9 01:40:34 EDT 2005
I agree with this.
Its simple to remember, and follows what the list is already called.
People are used to it now.
Plus, it describes what we do accurately.
personally, I'm against the attempt to associate everything vaguely blindness related with guide dogs,
so I wouldn't support a lot of the other suggested names.
Call it what it is.
On Mon, Aug 08, 2005 at 10:36:29PM -0700, Tony Baechler wrote:
> Hi. My vote is for blindapple.org. I don't mind paying the difference or
> buying it outright. One idea is that you could buy .net and I could buy
> .org. The reason for both domains is to prevent highjacking. Either way,
> we should hurry before they are taken. Also there are lots of other
> registrars if one wants to shop around which might be cheaper.
> I prefer .org for a couple of reasons. First, .net is for networks. If
> you were going to start the Blind Apple II users network, .net would make
> sense. Yes, I realize that .org is for organizations, especially
> non-profit. We are not one of those, but many free, open source groups use
> .org. Look at debian.org, gentoo.org, apache.org, etc. If you are ever
> really lucky one of these days, you might get a grant or something for
> running the site, all the more why I suggest .org. Those are just my
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