Registration Data Access Protocol Query Format
draft-ietf-weirds-rdap-query-11

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Network Working Group                                          A. Newton
Internet-Draft                                                      ARIN
Intended status: Standards Track                           S. Hollenbeck
Expires: January 30, 2015                                  Verisign Labs
                                                           July 29, 2014

             Registration Data Access Protocol Query Format
                    draft-ietf-weirds-rdap-query-11

Abstract

   This document describes uniform patterns to construct HTTP URLs that
   may be used to retrieve registration information from registries
   (including both Regional Internet Registries (RIRs) and Domain Name
   Registries (DNRs)) using "RESTful" web access patterns.

Normative Reference Note

   Normative references to RFC 7231 and draft-ietf-httpbis-http2 can be
   replaced with a reference to RFC 2616 if draft-ietf-httpbis-http2 is
   still a work in progress when this document is ready for publication.

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Table of Contents

   1.  Conventions Used in This Document . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   2
     1.1.  Acronyms and Abbreviations  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   2
   2.  Introduction  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3
   3.  Path Segment Specification  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
     3.1.  Lookup Path Segment Specification . . . . . . . . . . . .   5
       3.1.1.  IP Network Path Segment Specification . . . . . . . .   5
       3.1.2.  Autonomous System Path Segment Specification  . . . .   6
       3.1.3.  Domain Path Segment Specification . . . . . . . . . .   6
       3.1.4.  Name Server Path Segment Specification  . . . . . . .   7
       3.1.5.  Entity Path Segment Specification . . . . . . . . . .   8
       3.1.6.  Help Path Segment Specification . . . . . . . . . . .   8
     3.2.  Search Path Segment Specification . . . . . . . . . . . .   8
       3.2.1.  Domain Search . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   9
       3.2.2.  Name Server Search  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   9
       3.2.3.  Entity Search . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  10
   4.  Query Processing  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  10
   5.  Extensibility . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  12
   6.  Internationalization Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . .  13
   7.  IANA Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  13
   8.  Security Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  13
   9.  Acknowledgements  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  14
   10. References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  14
     10.1.  Normative References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  14
     10.2.  Informative References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  16
   Appendix A.  Change Log . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  16
   Authors' Addresses  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  17

1.  Conventions Used in This Document

   The key words "MUST", "MUST NOT", "REQUIRED", "SHALL", "SHALL NOT",
   "SHOULD", "SHOULD NOT", "RECOMMENDED", "MAY", and "OPTIONAL" in this
   document are to be interpreted as described in RFC 2119 [RFC2119].

1.1.  Acronyms and Abbreviations

      IDN: Internationalized Domain Name
      IDNA: Internationalized Domain Names in Applications
      DNR: Domain Name Registry
      NFC: Unicode Normalization Form C

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