[Coco] Finding websites was:cloud-9Tech
joef6809 at gmail.com
Fri Dec 3 19:03:19 EST 2010
Actually they do, I use godaddy certs on my mail and internet servers at
work because they are cheap and IE does respect them.
as for using them as a registrar, we'll don't know bout that.
----- Original Message -----
From: "gene heskett" <gheskett at wdtv.com>
To: <coco at maltedmedia.com>
Sent: Friday, December 03, 2010 5:51 PM
Subject: Re: [Coco] Finding websites was:cloud-9Tech
> On Friday, December 03, 2010 05:38:34 pm Aaron Wolfe did opine:
>> On Fri, Dec 3, 2010 at 1:37 PM, Reverend Fuzzy
>> <cmayeux at msbministries.org> wrote:
>> >> -----Original Message-----
>> >> I wouldn't call $100's or even $1000 over years cheap.
>> > Where have you been buying domain names? �I want to make sure I don't
>> > Go there by accident. �All my domain names are running $12/year.
>> I think his point was that over time, it adds up.
>> BTW.. it seems you get what you pay for with domain registration.
>> GoDaddy may be cheap but they often also seem to find reasons to hold
>> your domain hostage and require money for it's release. It's happened
>> to personal friends and in our community to coco3.com.
> They also think they run the whole internet. My ISP these days is
> and they maintain a mail server I _could_ use, and which I do scan at
> fetchmails timed intervals. But I don't really use it because of this in
> the fetchmail.log:
> fetchmail: Server certificate verification error: unable to get local
> issuer certificate
> fetchmail: This means that the root signing certificate (issued for
> /O=mail.shentel.net/OU=Domain Control Validated/CN=mail.shentel.net) is
> not in
> the trusted CA certificate locations, or that c_rehash needs to be run on
> the certificate directory. For details, please see the documentation of --
> sslcertpath and --sslcertfile in the manual page.
> fetchmail: Server certificate verification error: certificate not trusted
> fetchmail: Server certificate verification error: unable to verify the
> first certificate
> fetchmail: Warning: the connection is insecure, continuing anyways.
> (Better use --sslcertck!)
> Traceing the certificate they use discloses it was issued by godaddy.com.
> The 'root certs' file is updated at various intervals by pclos, and the
> ICANN folks, who maintain the root certificates, do not and have never
> recognized a godaddy certificate as a legit certification. Repeated
> squawks to shentel have not made the point that godaddy leaves a very
> bad taste in the rest of the internets collective mouths.
> I don't imagine the root certs files windows uses recognizes godaddy
> AIUI, dyndns, which I use for free, is trying to sell me an upgraded
> service that includes several domain names, for $12/year. Anyone needing
> a web domain, such as for a group like us, should investigate the use of
> dyndns for that service.
> Cheers, Gene
> "There are four boxes to be used in defense of liberty:
> soap, ballot, jury, and ammo. Please use in that order."
> -Ed Howdershelt (Author)
> I hope you millionaires are having fun! I just invested half your life
> savings in yeast!!
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