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Problem Statement for Fully Mapping One Name to Another Name

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
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Authors Jiankang Yao , XiaoDong Lee , John R. Levine
Last updated 2017-04-30 (Latest revision 2016-10-27)
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This document specifies the problems related to fully mapping one name to another name. With the emergence of internationalized domain names and new TLDs, it is often useful to redirect one domain name tree fully to another domain name tree. Current DNS protocols have not provided such ability to satisfy these requirements.


Jiankang Yao
XiaoDong Lee
John R. Levine

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