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The ALT Special Use Top Level Domain

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (dnsop WG)
Expired & archived
Authors Warren "Ace" Kumari , Andrew Sullivan
Last updated 2015-10-14 (Latest revision 2015-05-18)
Replaced by RFC 9476
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Intended RFC status (None)
Additional resources Mailing list discussion
Stream WG state Adopted by a WG
Document shepherd (None)
IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-dnsop-alt-tld
Consensus boilerplate Unknown
Telechat date (None)
Responsible AD (None)
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft is available in these formats:


This document reserves a string (ALT) to be used as a TLD label in non-DNS contexts or for names that have no meaning in a global context. It also provides advice and guidance to developers developing alternate namespaces. [ Ed note: This document lives in GitHub at: . Issues and pull requests happily accpeted. ]


Warren "Ace" Kumari
Andrew Sullivan

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