Internationalized Domain Names and Unique Identifiers/Names

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (idn WG)
Author Li-Ming Tseng 
Last updated 2001-07-16
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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One of the biggest technical challenge of Internationalized Domain Names (IDN) is how to determine if the two given domain names matches. The current approach to this problem is via a process known as [NAMEPREP].


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