The Base16, Base32, and Base64 Data Encodings
RFC 4648

Revision differences

Document history

Date Rev. By Action
2015-10-14
04 (System) Notify list changed from simon@josefsson.org to (None)
2012-08-22
04 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Jari Arkko
2012-08-22
04 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Sam Hartman
2012-08-22
04 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Russ Housley
2006-11-08
04 (System) Request for Early review by SECDIR Completed. Reviewer: Tero Kivinen.
2006-10-17
04 Amy Vezza State Changes to RFC Published from RFC Ed Queue by Amy Vezza
2006-10-17
04 Amy Vezza [Note]: 'RFC 4648' added by Amy Vezza
2006-10-16
04 (System) RFC published
2006-05-22
04 Amy Vezza State Changes to RFC Ed Queue from Approved-announcement sent by Amy Vezza
2006-05-18
04 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to Approved-announcement sent
2006-05-18
04 Amy Vezza IESG has approved the document
2006-05-18
04 Amy Vezza Closed "Approve" ballot
2006-05-17
04 Ted Hardie State Changes to Approved-announcement to be sent from IESG Evaluation::AD Followup by Ted Hardie
2006-05-17
04 Jari Arkko [Ballot Position Update] Position for Jari Arkko has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Jari Arkko
2006-05-12
04 Russ Housley [Ballot Position Update] Position for Russ Housley has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Russ Housley
2006-05-12
04 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Follow up from New Id Needed
2006-05-12
04 (System) New version available: draft-josefsson-rfc3548bis-04.txt
2006-05-12
04 (System) Removed from agenda for telechat - 2006-05-11
2006-05-11
04 Amy Vezza State Changes to IESG Evaluation::Revised ID Needed from IESG Evaluation by Amy Vezza
2006-05-11
04 Jari Arkko
[Ballot discuss]
From the top:

  Copyright Notice

  Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2006).

From the end:

  15.  Copying Conditions

  Copyright ...
2006-05-11
04 Jari Arkko [Ballot Position Update] Position for Jari Arkko has been changed to Discuss from No Objection by Jari Arkko
2006-05-11
04 Jari Arkko [Ballot Position Update] Position for Jari Arkko has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Jari Arkko
2006-05-11
04 (System) [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Jon Peterson by IESG Secretary
2006-05-11
04 (System) [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for David Kessens by IESG Secretary
2006-05-11
04 Jari Arkko
[Ballot discuss]
From the top:

  Copyright Notice

  Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2006).

From the end:

  15.  Copying Conditions

  Copyright ...
2006-05-11
04 Jari Arkko [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Jari Arkko by Jari Arkko
2006-05-11
04 Lars Eggert [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Lars Eggert by Lars Eggert
2006-05-10
04 Lisa Dusseault [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Lisa Dusseault by Lisa Dusseault
2006-05-10
04 Ross Callon [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Ross Callon by Ross Callon
2006-05-10
04 Sam Hartman [Ballot Position Update] Position for Sam Hartman has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Sam Hartman
2006-05-10
04 Cullen Jennings [Ballot Position Update] Position for Cullen Jennings has been changed to Yes from Undefined by Cullen Jennings
2006-05-10
04 Mark Townsley [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Mark Townsley by Mark Townsley
2006-05-10
04 Bill Fenner
[Ballot comment]
Is it wise to have a character from the "reserved" [sub-delims] production
in the "URL safe" base64 alphabet (=)?  The only remaining "unreserved ...
2006-05-10
04 Bill Fenner [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Bill Fenner by Bill Fenner
2006-05-10
04 Dan Romascanu [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Dan Romascanu by Dan Romascanu
2006-05-09
04 Cullen Jennings [Ballot Position Update] Position for Cullen Jennings has been changed to Undefined from Yes by Cullen Jennings
2006-05-09
04 Cullen Jennings [Ballot Position Update] Position for Cullen Jennings has been changed to Yes from Undefined by Cullen Jennings
2006-05-09
04 Cullen Jennings
[Ballot comment]
I made several comments on this draft in IETF LC and I was pleased (and frankly, surprised) to see they were all addressed ...
2006-05-09
04 Cullen Jennings [Ballot Position Update] New position, Undefined, has been recorded for Cullen Jennings by Cullen Jennings
2006-05-09
04 Sam Hartman
[Ballot comment]
It seems that when padding is required, that multiple encodings are
possible.  For example, if the input is only one octet for ...
2006-05-09
04 Sam Hartman
[Ballot discuss]
Section 3.1 says that implementations must not add line feeds but does
not describe what receivers should do.  Section 3.2 ...
2006-05-09
04 Sam Hartman [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Sam Hartman by Sam Hartman
2006-05-09
04 Ted Hardie
[Ballot comment]
The author has agreed with Russ's point.  An RFC Editor note adding a reference to the LGPL is
pending other review ...
2006-05-09
04 Brian Carpenter [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Brian Carpenter by Brian Carpenter
2006-05-09
04 Magnus Westerlund [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Magnus Westerlund by Magnus Westerlund
2006-05-08
04 Russ Housley
[Ballot discuss]
Reported by Tero Kivinen in his SecDir Review.

  The document itself includes a C-source code of the Base64 encoding
  and decoding ...
2006-05-08
04 Russ Housley [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Russ Housley by Russ Housley
2006-05-04
04 Ted Hardie State Changes to IESG Evaluation from AD Evaluation::AD Followup by Ted Hardie
2006-05-04
04 Ted Hardie Placed on agenda for telechat - 2006-05-11 by Ted Hardie
2006-05-04
04 Ted Hardie [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Ted Hardie
2006-05-04
04 Ted Hardie Ballot has been issued by Ted Hardie
2006-05-04
04 Ted Hardie Created "Approve" ballot
2006-05-03
03 (System) New version available: draft-josefsson-rfc3548bis-03.txt
2006-05-02
04 Ted Hardie State Changes to AD Evaluation::AD Followup from Waiting for Writeup by Ted Hardie
2006-05-01
04 (System) State has been changed to Waiting for Writeup from In Last Call by system
2006-04-09
04 Michelle Cotton IANA Last Call Comments:
No IANA Considerations section. 
We understand this document to have NO IANA Actions.
2006-04-03
04 Amy Vezza Last call sent
2006-04-03
04 Amy Vezza State Changes to In Last Call from Last Call Requested by Amy Vezza
2006-03-31
04 Ted Hardie Note field has been cleared by Ted Hardie
2006-03-31
04 Ted Hardie Last Call was requested by Ted Hardie
2006-03-31
04 Ted Hardie State Changes to Last Call Requested from AD Evaluation by Ted Hardie
2006-03-31
04 (System) Ballot writeup text was added
2006-03-31
04 (System) Last call text was added
2006-03-31
04 (System) Ballot approval text was added
2006-03-27
02 (System) New version available: draft-josefsson-rfc3548bis-02.txt
2006-03-23
01 (System) New version available: draft-josefsson-rfc3548bis-01.txt
2006-03-15
04 Ted Hardie [Note]: 'Awaiting new version (to be published after drafts blackout lifts)' added by Ted Hardie
2006-03-15
04 Ted Hardie Draft Added by Ted Hardie in state AD Evaluation
2005-11-14
00 (System) New version available: draft-josefsson-rfc3548bis-00.txt