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Concluded WG Domain Registry Protocol (drp)

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WG Name Domain Registry Protocol
Acronym drp
Area Applications Area (app)
State Concluded
Charter charter-ietf-drp-01 Approved
Document dependencies
Personnel Chair Dave Crocker

Final Charter for Working Group

Administration of Domain Name Service (DNS) registration increasingly
distinguishes between operation of the data base for registrations,
versus "front-end" sales and support services by registrars who interact
with registrants and with the "back-end" data base.  Especially for
various Top-Level Domains, the desire is to permit multiple registrars
to share access to the database.  This BOF will consider a working group
for development of a protocol for a registrar access to the registry. 
The protocol will permit interaction between a registrar's own
application and the data base service running a domain name service
registry repository. Specification for user interface access, such as by
a web front end, is beyond the scope of the proposed working group.  The
working group will base its efforts on the CORE SRS version 1.5
protocol, as documented in <draft-crispin-srs-00.txt>.