AMC-ACE-Z version 0.2.1
draft-costello-idn-amc-ace-z-00

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (idn WG)
Author Adam Costello 
Last updated 2001-07-11
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at
https://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-costello-idn-amc-ace-z-00.txt

Abstract

AMC-ACE-Z is a simple and efficient ASCII-Compatible Encoding (ACE) designed for use with Internationalized Domain Names [IDN] [IDNA]. It transforms a Unicode string [UNICODE] into a string of characters allowed in hostname labels (ASCII letters, digits, and hyphens) and back again. AMC-ACE-Z is an instance of Bootstring that uses particular parameter values appropriate for IDNA and uses an IDNA signature prefix. Bootstring allows a string of basic code points to uniquely represent any string of code points drawn from a larger set. This document specifies Bootstring and the parameter values for AMC-ACE-Z.

Authors

Adam Costello (amc@cs.berkley.edu)

(Note: The e-mail addresses provided for the authors of this Internet-Draft may no longer be valid.)