----- Original Message -----
From: Paul Makepeace <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
To: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Sent: Wednesday, April 25, 2001 4:04 AM
Subject: Re: perlismybitch.com
> Yeah, I don't know why that is. There are even 'domain watching'
> services where you can be notified when the record finally disappears
> and then frenetically try to re-obtain it (and then get sued because the
> expiry was a mistake :).
An old boss of mine wanted a domain that was expiring in a few weeks once so
he ran a cron task that checked the status of the domain every hour and
automatically registered it when it became available. I am not sure but I
think they renewed in time :-)