Fun with URLs
Several absurd domain names and host names have been
perpetrated on the Internet. Below are some of them
that I have noticed.
Some Web browsers will choke on this URL:
is not the website of the village of
Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch, in Wales.
Their website is at
By design, all domain names must be case-insensitive
(actually RFC1035 2.3.3 says that, in domain name resolution,
all comparisons between character strings are done in a
has some very funny examples of where this case-insensitivity