Procedures for SCTP, TCP, and UDP Port Assignments by IANA
draft-lear-iana-no-more-well-known-ports-02

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Abstract

Amongst other things the IANA manages port assignments for TCP, UDP, and SCTP protocols. This document specifies the procedure by which those assignments take place. The distinction between so-called "well known ports" and other public static assignments is deprecated, the use of SRV records is encouraged, and documentation of port use is strongly encouraged.

Authors

Eliot Lear (lear@cisco.com)

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