Character restrictions and requirements in the Reseller Control Panel

Some data rules must be followed when entering data in the various domain name fields in the Reseller Control Panel. 

Character data types are strings of characters that include the upper and lower alphabet, numbers, and symbols. The following are accepted under field data limits in the OpenSRS system. 

Character limit for data fields

We have compiled the character limits for each data field in the OpenSRS system to simplify things for you.

Field Limit
*_address1 =>64 (note, conflicts in various areas)
*_address2 =>64 (optional) (note, conflicts in various areas)
*_address3  =>64 (optional) (note, conflicts in various areas)
*_city  => 64
*_country =>2
domain =>80
*_email => 100
*_fax => 20 (note, conflicts in various areas) (optional)
*_first_name *_first_name
fqdn1 => 60, /^[a-z0-9][a-z0-9\.\-]*[a-z0-9]$
fqdn2 => 60, /^[a-z0-9][a-z0-9\.\-]*[a-z0-9]$/
fqdn3 => 60, /^[a-z0-9][a-z0-9\.\-]*[a-z0-9]$/
fqdn4 => 60, /^[a-z0-9][a-z0-9\.\-]*[a-z0-9]$/
fqdn5 => 60, /^[a-z0-9][a-z0-9\.\-]*[a-z0-9]$/
fqdn6 => 60, /^[a-z0-9][a-z0-9\.\-]*[a-z0-9]$/
*_last_name => 64
lang_pref => (for .ca domains)
legal_type => (for .ca domains)
*_org_name => 64
*_postal_code => 32 (required) ("na" accepted as a placeholder)
*_phone => 20 (note, conflicts in various areas)
period => int 1..10 (1 if renewal)
reg_username => 20
reg_password => 20, 1S+
*_state => 32
*_url => 255 (optional)

 

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Required reseller information data fields

Supported characters in the OpenSRS system for the required fields on the reseller information form.

Field Supported Characters
Usernames
  • Allowed characters: A-Z a-z 0-9
Passwords
  • Allowed characters: A-Z, a-z, 0-9, ! @$^,.~|=-+_{}#"
Phone numbers
  • +CCC.NNNNNNNNNNNNxEEEE
  • C = Country Dial Code, N = number, E = extension
  • x is ONLY required if an extension is specified
Fax numbers
  • +CCC.NNNNNNNNNNNNxEEEE
  • C = Country Dial Code, N = number, E = extension
  • x is ONLY required if an extension is specified
Email addresses
  • uses RFC822 check-in
  • Email: Valid
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