Weird: IDN getting killed over dot confusion

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    An internationalized domain name ccTLD is reportedly getting buried because of a confusion about how many dots should appear.

    Armenia’s .հայ (.xn--y9a3aq) today has fewer than 300 registered domains, well under 1% of the volume enjoyed by the Latin-script .am, apparently due to a unique quirk of the Armenian language.

    According to a report in the local tech press, sourcing a registry VP, .հայ domains are not working because of how the Armenian script uses punctuation.

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