Internationalization of Domain Names
draft-duerst-dns-i18n-02

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This Internet-Draft is no longer active.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-duerst-dns-i18n-02.txt

Abstract

Internet domain names are currently limited to a very restricted character set. This document proposes the introduction of a new 'zero-level' domain (ZLD) to allow the use of arbitrary characters from the Universal Character Set (ISO 10646/Unicode) in domain names. The proposal is fully backwards compatible and does not need any changes to DNS. Version 02 is reissued without changes just to keep this draft available.

Authors

Martin Dürst (duerst@it.aoyama.ac.jp)

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