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Old 13th July 2007, 02:52 PM
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Something very confusing...

武汉.com vs 武漢.com
Simplified and traditional versions of Chinese city Wuhan - Both registered! No problems!

青岛.com vs 青島.com
Simplified and traditional versions of Chinese city Qingdao - Traditional taken, simplified is NOT registered but unavailable for registration. Why?

Anybody can explain this??
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Old 13th July 2007, 02:58 PM
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Re: Something very confusing...

Once one has been taken, you can not take the other. But it was possible about 2 years ago.
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Old 13th July 2007, 03:43 PM
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Re: Something very confusing...

Yup, what blast says is correct. You will see a lot of domains "open" that can't be registered
as once the "Traditional" or "Simplified" version is registered it character blocks the other.
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