.net: thin or thick?

There was some fascinating discussion on the registrars list on thick vs. thin WHOIS models for .net. Particularly amazing: The position of Key Systems’ Jens Wagner, who suggested that a thick WHOIS was a good way to cope with privacy problems — …

There was some fascinating discussion on the registrars list on thick vs. thin WHOIS models for .net.Particularly amazing: The position of Key Systems’ Jens Wagner, who suggested that a thick WHOIS was a good way to cope with privacy problems — not in the sense of actually increasing registrant privacy and designing systems that enable registrars to comply with applicable law, but rather in the sense of attempting to design systems that make compliance infeasible.Now, that’s a registrar who cares about its customers…