A RESTful Web Service for Domain Name Registration Data (RWS-DNRD)

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (candidate for weirds WG)
Authors Steve Sheng  , Francisco Arias  , Francisco Obispo  , Ning Kong 
Last updated 2012-09-13 (latest revision 2012-03-12)
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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This document specifies a RESTful Web Service for querying Domain Name Registration Data (WHOIS data). The purpose of this document is to facilitate discussion and serve as input into a standards process in this area, currently being discussed on the Worthwhile Extensible Internet Registry Data Service (WEIRDS) mailing list (https://www.ietf.org/mailman/listinfo/weirds).


Steve Sheng (steve.sheng@icann.org)
Francisco Arias (francisco.arias@icann.org)
Francisco Obispo (fobispo@isc.org)
Ning Kong (nkong@cnnic.cn)

(Note: The e-mail addresses provided for the authors of this Internet-Draft may no longer be valid.)