What happens if the main doi resolver goes down? I'd be interested to see
how well a local resolver works when blocked from this upstream server. Are
there any other upstream servers?


On Nov 23, 2009 10:10 PM, "Tom Keays" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

Interesting stuff. I never really thought about it before that DOIs
can be served up by the Handle server. E.G., <=>
But, even more surprising to me was realizing that Handles can be
resolved by the DOI server. Or presumably any DOI server. <=>

I suppose I should have understood this point since the Handle service
does sort of obliquely say this.

Anyway, good to have it made explicit.


On Mon, Nov 23, 2009 at 4:03 PM, Jonathan Rochkind <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> The actual "handle" ...