Uniform Resource Names

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (candidate for uribof WG)
Authors Chris Weider  , Michael Mealling  , Mitra Ardron 
Last updated 1994-11-28 (latest revision 1994-08-02)
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at


This document defines a syntax for URNs, and operational rules for their assignment and usage. The intent is to provide enough information for implementors of IIIR systems to use these in their work.


Chris Weider (cweider@microsoft.com)
Michael Mealling (michael@refactored-networks.com)
Mitra Ardron (mitra@earth.path.net)

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