Working Groups


Permanent Registrar WG Dispute Resolution WG Usability The Usability WG aims to produce design assets and recommendations for improving usability in ENS. Short Name Reservation DNS Integration This is for discussing the Ethereum Name Service.
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Welcome to ENS working groups

Welcome to ENS’s working groups! Working groups are our way of coming to technical consensus on improvements to ENS. We borrow heavily from the IETF’s consensus process; we highly recommend reading the TAO of the IETF a…

2 March 9, 2018
About the Working Groups category 1 February 15, 2018
Rethinking the short name reservation process 29 July 1, 2019
Short Name Auction Reservation Process - Proposed Process 35 June 7, 2019
Stuck registering a ens name 7 June 4, 2019
Reservation of short names 18 June 3, 2019
Preliminary app and contract for short name reservation requests 5 June 2, 2019
Non-compliant name on official lookup: https://manager.ens.domains/name/🌈rainbow.eth 19 May 22, 2019
Mobile app for simple name registrations 7 May 7, 2019
Resolution against unowned domains 2 April 26, 2019
Mobile app for short name auction 1 April 25, 2019
UX for Setting Subnode Owners - Onboarding Process 7 April 25, 2019
Permanent Registar Proposals - Overflow Funds, Fees & Rent, 3-6 Character Auction Start 64 March 6, 2019
First draft of the permanent registrar contracts - feedback welcome 4 March 4, 2019
Modifying Harberger to make it work for ENS 10 February 15, 2019
Proposed rules for short name reservation process 8 February 14, 2019
Governance proposal: sub judice fees 3 January 30, 2019
Allowed characterset? 3 January 24, 2019
Handling frontrunning in the permanent registrar 18 January 18, 2019
Determining a fair rent model 50 January 4, 2019
Ideas for a 'squatter-oracle' - non-rent based squatter disincentives 12 December 11, 2018
Proposed design outline for the permanent registrar 11 November 29, 2018
Sales/Auction models for the permanent registrar 37 September 14, 2018
Another price-setting mechanism: Token voting 9 September 13, 2018
Registration duration as a price signal 10 August 23, 2018
Governance of the .ETH namespace and ENS foundation 20 June 22, 2018
Progress update on DNSSEC integration 1 April 21, 2018
How ENS-integration makes DNSSEC redundant 2 April 17, 2018
Charter for the DNS integration working group

The below is the draft charter for the DNS integration WG. Comments and feedback appreciated! Chair and editor nominations are tentative. If you want to chair a WG, or be responsible for editing the proposal to keep up …

6 March 23, 2018
Charter for the dispute resolution working group

The below is the draft charter for the dispute resolution WG. Comments and feedback appreciated! Chair and editor nominations are tentative. If you want to chair a WG, or be responsible for editing the proposal to keep …

6 March 15, 2018