Revised Registration Procedures for URL Scheme Names

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Author Paul Hoffman 
Last updated 2004-10-18
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This document revises the registration procedures given in RFC 2717 based on five years of experience. It simplifies the requirements for getting a scheme listed by IANA by removing the technical review and allowing multiple registrants to share a scheme name.


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