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Internet Official Protocol Standards (RFC3000)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000005838D
Original Publication Date: 2001-Nov-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2001-Nov-12

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

J. Reynolds: AUTHOR [+4]

Abstract

This memo contains a snapshot of the state of standardization of protocols used in the Internet as of October 25, 2001. It lists official protocol standards and Best Current Practice RFCs; it is not a complete index to the RFC series. The latest version of this memo is designated STD 1.

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Network Working Group                    Internet Engineering Task Force

Request for Comments: 3000                                   J. Reynolds

Obsoletes: 2900                                                R. Braden

STD: 1                                                         S. Ginoza

Category: Standards Track                                      L. Shiota

                                                                 Editors

                                                           November 2001

                  Internet Official Protocol Standards

Status of this Memo

   This memo is an Internet Standard.  Distribution of this memo is

   unlimited.

Copyright Notice

   Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2001).  All Rights Reserved.

Abstract

   This memo contains a snapshot of the state of standardization of

   protocols used in the Internet as of October 25, 2001.  It lists

   official protocol standards and Best Current Practice RFCs; it is not

   a complete index to the RFC series.  The latest version of this memo

   is designated STD 1.

Table of Contents

   1.  Overview . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   2

   2.  Contacts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   2

   2.1.  Internet-Related Organizations . . . . . . . . . . . . .   2

   2.2.  Request for Comments Editor (RFC Editor) Web Pages . . .   2

   2.3   Retrieval using FTP  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3

   2.4   Search and Retrieval Using Email . . . . . . . . . . . .   4

   3.  Current Technical Specifications . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5

   3.1.  Standard Protocols Ordered by STD  . . . . . . . . . . .   5

   3.2.  Standard Protocols Ordered by RFC  . . . . . . . . . . .   8

   3.3.  Draft Standard Protocols . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  11

   3.4.  Proposed Standard Protocols  . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  14

   3.5.  Best Current Practice by BCP . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  32

   3.6.  Best Current Practice by RFC . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  34

   3.7.  Experimental Protocols . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  36

   3.8.  Historic Protocols . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  40

   4.  Security Considerations  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  42

   5.  Editors' Addresses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  42

   6.  Full Copyright Statement . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  43

IETF                        Standards Track                     [Page 1]

RFC 3000                   Internet Standards              November 2001

1.  Overview

   This memo contains a snapshot of the state of standardization of

   protocols used in the Internet, as determined by the Internet

   Engineering Task Force (IETF).  It is a October 25, 2001 snapshot of

   the current official protocol standards list and the Best Current

   Practice list, which is updated daily and is available from the RFC

   Editor Web site.

   The RFC Editor publishes Request for Comments (RFC) documents that

   are the output of the IETF process or are submitted individually via

   electronic mail.  Further information about the RFC series is

   contained in section 2.1, RFC 2026 and at http://www.rfc-editor.org.

   This memo is published by the RFC Editor for the IESG and IAB in

   accordance with Section 2.1 of "The Internet Standards Process --

   Revision 3", RFC 2026, which specifies the rules and procedures by

   which all Internet standards are set.  Sections 3.1 - 3.6 of this

   memo contain the lists of protocols in each stage of standardization

   - Standard, Draft Standard, Proposed Standard, Experimental,

   Historic, as well as Best Curre...