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Requirements for Scalable DNS-SD/mDNS Extensions

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Expired & archived
Authors Kerry Lynn , Stuart Cheshire
Last updated 2014-04-24 (Latest revision 2013-10-21)
Replaces draft-lynn-mdnsext-requirements
Replaced by draft-ietf-dnssd-requirements
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-dnssd-requirements
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft is available in these formats:


DNS-SD/mDNS is widely used today for discovery and resolution of services and names on a local link, but there are use cases to extend DNS-SD/mDNS to enable service discovery beyond the local link. This document provides a problem statement and a list of requirements.


Kerry Lynn
Stuart Cheshire

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