View Full Version : Longest Domain Name i've Ever Seen!!

_Josh_

07-25-2006, 07:08 PM

the Longest Domain i've ever seen lol!

i was goin thru n saw this

http://141592653589793238462643383279502884197169399375105820974944592.com/

:eek:

rpgfan3233

07-25-2006, 07:51 PM

Ah, the beginning of the fractional part of the constant pi. . .

So refreshing to see something mathematical here. :)

VIPStephan

07-26-2006, 12:22 AM

Hmm... that person could buy an additional subdomain called "3" - wouldn't that be fun? :D

By the way: How bored must a man be to find such a website? :p

KevinG

07-26-2006, 01:07 AM

think of his business card, actually it could be a she

My former roommate had close to 3000 digits of π memorized. One of my coworkers right now will recite a couple hundred on demand as well.

Hmm... that person could buy an additional subdomain called "3" - wouldn't that be fun? :D

By the way: How bored must a man be to find such a website? :p

you should have tried it:

http://3.141592653589793238462643383279502884197169399375105820974944592.com/

ronaldb66

07-26-2006, 12:53 PM

Is that one actually longer than the previously established longest domain name?

http://www.llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwyll-llantysiliogogogoch.com/ (I didn't count... :rolleyes: )

Well, waddayaknow: it actually is. By one character! (Not a very convincing victory...)

For you non-believers:

http://www.llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwyll-llantysiliogogogoch.com/

http://3.141592653589793238462643383279502884197169399375105820974944592.com/

VIPStephan

07-26-2006, 01:30 PM

you should have tried it:

http://3.141592653589793238462643383...974944592.com/

You're right, I should have... how stupid of me! :)

Is that one actually longer than the previously established longest domain name?

http://www.llanfairpwllgwyngyllgoger...ogogogoch.com/ (I didn't count... )

It might not be longer but I think it's certainly at least as hard to keep in mind as the first 63 numbers of pi. :p

ronaldb66

07-26-2006, 05:02 PM

... unless you are fluid in Welsh, that is. :D

As5a5sIn5

07-26-2006, 05:41 PM

wait.. i thought this was the longest domain?

http://abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyzabcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyzabcdefghijk.com/ lol:thumbsup:

_Josh_

07-26-2006, 06:42 PM

lmao!! ... omg ;-) ....

Webgirl

07-28-2006, 11:02 PM

very funny indeed :)

How come my posts dont show - hey guys I dont know if I might be doing something wrong so I will be grateful of any hint in the right direction.

So long

ronniekyazze

08-14-2006, 10:42 PM

Wwwooow, Very funny....

KRILEE

08-18-2006, 07:34 AM

i had an argument about pi and fictitious numbers with someone the other day.

he was basically trying to tell me that since pi is not a real number, a circle doesnt exist....

i thought my head would explode.

rpgfan3233

08-18-2006, 08:43 AM

i had an argument about pi and fictitious numbers with someone the other day.

he was basically trying to tell me that since pi is not a real number, a circle doesnt exist....

Wow. That's worse than the discussion at the Classic QBasic.com Forums where we were trying to convert to base pi (it doesn't work). :D

Also, somebody with a reasonable head on shoulders pointed out in that discussion that a circle using measurements in base pi would look like a square.

kaydara

08-18-2006, 12:04 PM

nice to know one million of digits of the PI :P

Also, somebody with a reasonable head on shoulders pointed out in that discussion that a circle using measurements in base pi would look like a square.

No it wouldn't, that's just silly. A circle is simply the union of all vectors in R^2 such that ||x||=r (where the norm is defined as ||(x,y)||^2=x^2+y^2). Completely independent of any base representation.

Now, if you consider a different norm on R^2, such as ||(x,y)||=max(x,y), then the statement ||x||=r will look like a square (if overlayed on the standard coordinate axis).

As for using irrational and transcendental bases, it isn't unheard of, and apparently using the golden mean as a base generates some interesting properties (there is a nice Wikipedia article on it).

stridox

08-19-2006, 09:33 PM

the pie one doesn't work for me, cool though

elfpickle

09-01-2006, 03:15 PM

My former roommate had close to 3000 digits of π memorized. One of my coworkers right now will recite a couple hundred on demand as well.

dude that is soooooooooooooooooooooooooo gay!!!!!!

chilipie

09-04-2006, 09:22 PM

dude that is soooooooooooooooooooooooooo gay!!!!!!:rolleyes:

dude that is soooooooooooooooooooooooooo gay!!!!!!

Welcome to the 4th grade.

VIPStephan

09-05-2006, 12:16 PM

dude that is soooooooooooooooooooooooooo gay!!!!!!

Maybe he likes that it's gay and he's just showing his sympathy? :D

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