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Re: localhost.localdomain

On Sat, 24 Sep 2005 19:35:09 +0200, Gabor Gombas wrote:
> "localdomain" is not a registered top-level domain and hopefully never
> will be, so it is safe to use locally as it won't cause communication
> problems.

Maybe it's relatively safe, but I'd say that it's still safer to use
the localhost TLD, which is explicitely reserved in RFC 2606 (BCP 32)
for the purpose of being mapped to the loopback address.

Michał Politowski
Talking has been known to lead to communication if practiced carelessly.

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