Finding the Authoritative Registration Data (RDAP) Service

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (weirds WG)
Author Marc Blanchet 
Last updated 2013-12-05 (latest revision 2013-11-27)
Replaced by RFC 7484
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This document specifies a method to find which Registration Data Access Protocol (RDAP) server is authoritative to answer queries for a requested scope, such as domain names, IP addresses or Autonomous System numbers, using data available in IANA registries.


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