Already long ago that users reported to Google several reports about an error concerning the networking, that prevented to resolve host names in some WiFi networks without using the domain complete. Two years and more than 6 months then get confirmation from Google that have solved the problem and plan to remove it with the next revision of the operating system.
From Google explains that the accumulated delay It is due to a series of priorities and resources management, that it prevented development team spend the time needed to launch a corrector patch of the bug, which already comes from Android 2.1 times.
Know it well the HTC Desire of first-generation users, who are those who mostly suffered from this problem and reported to Google on several occasions.
How they say always, better late than never.