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[_] Newer domain names and email issues

David Hodgkinson davehodg at gmail.com
Tue Feb 19 17:08:10 GMT 2019

.biz at 10?!

> On 19 Feb 2019, at 16:54, Tim Pushman <thpushman at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> It's also worth keeping in mind that some domains are simply blocked. We
> block the top ten or so domains from this list:
> https://www.spamhaus.org/statistics/tlds/
> and a few choice other ones. '.space' is only 10% bad, so that makes it one
> of the better ones.
> 
>> On Thu, 14 Feb 2019 at 18:43 Erik Wallace <erik.wallace at lewdewe.com> wrote:
>> 
>> Hi all,
>> 
>> If anyone is considering buying a domain name with one of the newer TLDs I
>> would not recommend it if you want to use email on the domain. I have a
>> ".space" domain and I've had four companies tell me they couldn't use my
>> email address because their system didn't accept it as valid - tsk, damned
>> software developers! (Says me, being a developer myself.) I'm now going
>> back to a good old ".net" instead for that particular email usage.
>> 
>> 
>> --
>> 
>> 
>> Kind Regards,
>> Erik Wallace
>> 
>> PGP: sks-keyservers.net<
>> https://sks-keyservers.net/pks/lookup?op=vindex&search=Lewd+Ewe>
>> 
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