Q1 is mapping on lookup permanent or transitional?

Andrew Sullivan ajs at shinkuro.com
Mon Apr 6 18:21:21 CEST 2009

On Mon, Apr 06, 2009 at 08:33:51AM -0700, Paul Hoffman wrote:
> I'm not OK with saying this because it presumes that the mapping
> will not happen with each lookup. 

It doesn't presume anything of the kind.  The fact is that if browsers
stop checking mapping on each lookup, then that part of the protocol
will just get less use.  You may be right that there's no way to tell
in advance what will happen there.  But in any case, the 2d lookup
remains part of the protocol, and therefore is always going to be


Andrew Sullivan
ajs at shinkuro.com
Shinkuro, Inc.

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