no-www (was: email vs. e-mail)

Jonathan Duncan jonathan at jkdwebmagic.com
Sat Feb 11 14:40:17 MST 2006


On Sat, 11 Feb 2006, Wade Preston Shearer wrote:

>> Except for those few web sites (nasa.gov) which require the www since they 
>> do not have a web site at just (nasa.gov).
> 
> nasa.gov works. It redirects to www.nasa.gov. Although that is backwards of 
> the approach that I would take and what I believe should be the standard, at 
> least it works.
> 
> I believe that example.com should resolve normally and www.example.com should 
> redirect to example.com.
>

Not sure how you get it to resolve to www.nasa.gov, but for me in IE, Firefox, 
and Lynx "nasa.gov" does not redirect to "www.nasa.gov".

Jonathan



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