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x-dns-2 URN Scheme

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (candidate for uribof WG)
Expired & archived
Authors Paul E. Hoffman , Dr. Ron Daniel
Last updated 1995-05-01
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Intended RFC status (None)
Stream WG state Call For Adoption By WG Issued
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IESG IESG state Expired
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft is available in these formats:


This document defines a scheme for resolving Uniform Resource Names (URNs) using the domain name system. The scheme, called x-dns-2, allows URN publishers to create URN resolvers without central registration, and without changing or adding any domain names.


Paul E. Hoffman
Dr. Ron Daniel

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