Reserved Top Level DNS Names

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To reduce the likelihood of conflict and confusion, a few top level and a number of other domain names are reserved for use in private testing, as examples in documentation, and the like. In addition, a number of other domain names labels reserved to avoid confusing names or other purposes.


Donald Eastlake (

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