This document defines a Trust Anchor Locator (TAL) for the Resource
Public Key Infrastructure (RPKI). This document obsoletes RFC6490 by
adding support for multiple URIs in a TAL.
Working Group Summary
The multi-URI format was suggested in the draft
draft-ietf-sidr-multiple-publication-points. The draft was
presented at four IETFs (IETF84-IETF87) and there were comments on the
The working group felt that the feature of providing multiple
publication points was a benefit for trust anchors, but that the
appropriate way to represent that would be to modify RFC6490.
An IETF presentation of the draft-ietf-sidr-multiple-publication-points-01
(from which this extended format was taken) noted that it had
been tested against all three known implementations. Two
implementers recently confirmed that this is the case.
Document Shepherd: Sandra Murphy (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Responsible Area Director: Alvaro Retana (email@example.com)