On Thu, 2005-12-15 at 13:28 +0530, Nagarjuna G. wrote:
On Thu, Dec 15, 2005 at 02:02:22AM +0530, Devdas
On 14/12/05 20:11 +0530, Anurag wrote:
Our current domain name ``ilug-bom.org.in'' expires on <28-Feb-2006>,
and will not be renued this time around, due to administrative
problems with registration of .IN domain names.
What administrative problem?
there seems to be a deadwall on the office side. the email you send
to get the domain transfer happens smoothly, after that there is a
procedure to transfer the domains from ncst to a private party. ncst
will do the trasfer only after the person who holds the domain sends a
fax with some kind of a key (which they never send me despite
There really IS such a key. In most cases the registrar is supposed to
issue you one as soon as you register or transfer the domain to some
other registrar. Most do it while transfering.
I don't see any reason for forfeiting this domain because someone fouled
up at NCST!
I had several conversations with them. May be I am
missing some thread. If any of you know clearly what to do, I could
still get the transfer done before Dec 31st,
The Admin section of the WHOIS shows your name Dr Nagarjuna. If you
could prove your identity to them over fax/person (Copy of Passport or
any Govt Issued ID does), they should still be able to send you the key.
Also make sure that you get all email directed to
postmaster(a)mm.ilug-bom.org.in at least till the time the transfer take
last date for transfers.
meanwhile we thought it is safe to have another domain to continue the
OK, It is good to have plan B. I really like the new domain, but
breaking already existing links on the Web worries me. It will be nice
if we could run on this domain itself.