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Re: <nettime> Wikileaks and Protocol
jaromil on Sat, 18 Dec 2010 15:17:24 +0100 (CET)


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Re: <nettime> Wikileaks and Protocol




hi Joss,

On Fri, Dec 17, 2010 at 02:20:07PM +0000, Joss Winn wrote:

> In this example, the hierarchical structure of control of DNS seems
> to have shifted to the hierarchical control of Google. Is it
> possible to "turn off" a website by removing its DNS, when search
> engines are quick to re-index? Has Google made an exception here to
> continue returning the wikileaks site in its results, despite the
> absence of DNS?

FYI, when wikileaks.org was shut down this project helped to keep it
reachable http://www.coralcdn.org

when the s**t comes down, as JH says, DNS hierarchy can bypassed
without many problems and without significant changes for the user
experience.

ciao


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