Why does 'nslookup ls' -work- , try it and see .
atatat at atatdot.net
Tue Jul 20 19:21:24 UTC 1999
>> But why the
>> heck have such a low (close to '.') actually be a host ?
>You'd have to ask the LS administrators about that. Have you tried?
>LS is certainly no the only TLD with an A record. The same is the
>case for DK (Denmark), for instance.
indeed! a quick survey shows that:
ai (anguilla) has address 18.104.22.168
cx (christmas island) has address 22.214.171.124
dk (denmark) has address 126.96.36.199
gh (ghana) has address 188.8.131.52
im (isle of man) has address 184.108.40.206
ky (cayman islands) has address 220.127.116.11
ls (lesotho) has address 18.104.22.168
md (moldova, republic of) has address 22.214.171.124
nf (norfolk island) has address 126.96.36.199
pf (french polynesia) has address 188.8.131.52
tj (tajikistan) has address 184.108.40.206
zr (zaire) has address 220.127.116.11
it's not that useful really, except perhaps to circumvent microsoft's
"intranet" security level. :)
ps - i do enjoy pinging ls though, since then i know the program
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