tomcat-users mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From "Sexton, George" <>
Date Wed, 04 Dec 2002 23:57:41 GMT
Let me really cut right down to the chase here:

Valid characters in a domain name are:

0-9 (digits)
- (Hyphen)
. (Period)

Look at the RFC, and read the BNF definition for an identifier.

-----Original Message-----
From: micael []
Sent: 04 December, 2002 4:22 PM
To: Tomcat Users List
Subject: RE: DNS NAMES

But don't be misled.  Noel is giving you direct answer to the way you put
the question, and I suspect, as others before me have, that you don't mean
the question the way you are expressing it.  You would be better served
saying why you want to do this, because you are really going to a lot of
this and that over something that seems to be really unimportant.  What you
want to do probably can be done, if you state what the real objective
is.  Of course, making "whatever" into a DNS name is not your goal, we can


At 06:03 PM 12/4/2002 -0500, you wrote:
> > I want to create a DNS name itself like it possible.....
>As I said, the DNS name is  The /final is not part of the
>If you want the short answer, it is: NO, by definition.  If you want to
>WHY: DNS is DOMAIN Naming System.  The /final is a local resource, not the
>         --- Noel
>To unsubscribe, e-mail:
>For additional commands, e-mail:



This electronic mail  transmission and any accompanying documents contain
information belonging to the sender which may be confidential and legally
privileged.  This information is intended only for the use of the
individual or entity to whom this electronic mail transmission was sent as
indicated above. If you are not the intended recipient, any disclosure,
copying, distribution, or action taken in reliance on the contents of the
information contained in this transmission is strictly prohibited.  If you
have received this transmission in error, please delete the message.  Thank

To unsubscribe, e-mail:
For additional commands, e-mail:

To unsubscribe, e-mail:   <>
For additional commands, e-mail: <>

View raw message