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Dynamic Delegation Discovery System (DDDS) Part Five: URI.ARPA Assignment Procedures (RFC3405)

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Original Publication Date: 2002-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Oct-17
Document File: 11 page(s) / 20K

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

M. Mealling: AUTHOR

Abstract

This document is fifth in 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 others.

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Network Working Group                                        M. Mealling

Request for Comments: 3405                                      VeriSign

BCP: 65                                                     October 2002

Category: Best Current Practice

     Dynamic Delegation Discovery System (DDDS) Part Five: URI.ARPA

                         Assignment Procedures

Status of this Memo

   This document specifies an Internet Best Current Practices for the

   Internet Community, and requests discussion and suggestions for

   improvements.  Distribution of this memo is unlimited.

Copyright Notice

   Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2002).  All Rights Reserved.

Abstract

   This document is fifth in 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 others.

Table of Contents

   1.    Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  2

   2.    URI Resolution vs URN Resolution . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  2

   3.    Registration Policies  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  3

   3.1   URI.ARPA Registration  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  3

   3.1.1 Only Schemes in the IETF Tree Allowed  . . . . . . . . . . .  3

   3.1.2 Scheme Registration Takes Precedence . . . . . . . . . . . .  3

   3.1.3 NAPTR Registration May Accompany Scheme Registration . . . .  3

   3.1.4 Registration or Changes after Scheme Registration  . . . . .  3

   3.2   URN.ARPA Registration  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  4

   3.2.1 NID Registration Takes Precedence  . . . . . . . . . . . . .  4

   3.2.2 NAPTR Registration May Accompany NID Registration  . . . . .  4

   3.2.3 Registration or Changes after Scheme Registration  . . . . .  4

   4.    Requirements on hints  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  4

   5.    Submission Procedure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  5

   6.    Registration Template  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  6

   6.1   Key  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  6

   6.2   Authority  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  6

   6.3   Records  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  6

   7.    Example Template . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  6

Mealling                 Best Current Practice                  [Page 1]

RFC 3405          DDDS URI.ARPA Assignment Procedures       October 2002

   8.    The URN Registration in the URI.ARPA zone  . . . . . . . . .  7

   9.    IANA Considerations  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  7

   10.   Security Considerations  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .®..