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        RFC 3403

        Title:      Dynamic Delegation Discovery System (DDDS)
                    Part Three: The Domain Name System (DNS) Database
        Author(s):  M. Mealling
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       October 2002
        Mailbox:    michael@neonym.net
        Pages:      14
        Characters: 31058
        Obsoletes:  2915, 2168

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-urn-dns-ddds-database-09.txt

        URL:        ftp://ftp.rfc-editor.org/in-notes/rfc3403.txt

This document describes a Dynamic Delegation Discovery System (DDDS)
Database using the Domain Name System (DNS) as a distributed database
of Rules.  The Keys are domain-names and the Rules are encoded using
the Naming Authority Pointer (NAPTR) Resource Record (RR).

Since this document obsoletes RFC 2915, it is the official
specification for the NAPTR DNS Resource Record.  It is also part of
a series that is completely specified in "Dynamic Delegation
Discovery System (DDDS) Part One: The Comprehensive DDDS"
(RFC 3401).  It is very important to note that it is impossible to
read and understand any document in this series without reading the

This document is a product of the Uniform Resource Names Working Group
of the IETF.

This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.

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