Specifying the IANA Contact for Registrations in IETF Documents

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual in gen area)
Author Barry Leiba 
Last updated 2020-10-12 (latest revision 2020-04-10)
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Intended RFC status Best Current Practice
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IETF documents have been inconsistent in what they specify as the registrant (or contact, or change controller) in IANA registrations they make. This document provides a consistent specification ("IETF") to be used, and allows for exceptions with IESG approval.


Barry Leiba (barryleiba@computer.org)

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