The .onion Special-Use Domain Name

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (dnsop WG)
Authors Jacob Appelbaum  , Alec Muffett 
Last updated 2015-10-14 (latest revision 2015-04-14)
Replaced by RFC 7686, RFC 7686
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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Stream WG state In WG Last Call
Document shepherd Tim Wicinski
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-dnsop-onion-tld, draft-ietf-dnsop-onion-tld
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This document registers the ".onion" Special-Use Domain Name.


Jacob Appelbaum (
Alec Muffett (

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