Unicode for domain names

Cricket Liu cricket at VeriSign.com
Fri Mar 23 03:40:38 UTC 2001

> I know this is old news, but does the following mean we can have
underscore in
> labels please:
> "From April 5, Network Solutions will accept all characters represented by
> Unicode standard for domain names"

No, and it doesn't mean you can use any Unicode character in
a domain name, either.  I'm almost sure that misleading quote is referring
to Network Solutions allowing registration of the ACE (in particular,
RACE) encoding of any Unicode code points starting soon.


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