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Extensible Provisioning Protocol (EPP) Domain Name Mapping (RFC3731)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000022705D
Original Publication Date: 2004-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Mar-26
Document File: 46 page(s) / 93K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

S. Hollenbeck: AUTHOR

Abstract

This document describes an Extensible Provisioning Protocol (EPP) mapping for the provisioning and management of Internet domain names stored in a shared central repository. Specified in XML, the mapping defines EPP command syntax and semantics as applied to domain names.

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Network Working Group S. Hollenbeck

Request for Comments: 3731 VeriSign, Inc.

Category: Standards Track March 2004

Extensible Provisioning Protocol (EPP) Domain Name Mapping

Status of this Memo

This document specifies an Internet standards track protocol for the

Internet community, and requests discussion and suggestions for

improvements. Please refer to the current edition of the "Internet

Official Protocol Standards" (STD 1) for the standardization state

and status of this protocol. Distribution of this memo is unlimited.

Copyright Notice

Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2004). All Rights Reserved.

Abstract

This document describes an Extensible Provisioning Protocol (EPP)

mapping for the provisioning and management of Internet domain names

stored in a shared central repository. Specified in XML, the mapping

defines EPP command syntax and semantics as applied to domain names.

Table of Contents

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

1.1. Relationship of Domain Objects and Host Objects . . . . 2

1.2. Conventions Used In This Document . . . . . . . . . . . 4

2. Object Attributes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4

2.1. Domain and Host Names . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4

2.2. Contact and Client Identifiers. . . . . . . . . . . . . 5

2.3. Status Values . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5

2.4. Dates and Times . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7

2.5. Validity Periods. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7

2.6. Authorization Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7

2.7. Other DNS Resource Record Attributes. . . . . . . . . . 7

3. EPP Command Mapping . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8

3.1. EPP Query Commands. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8

3.1.1. EPP <check> Command . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8

3.1.2. EPP <info> Command. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10

3.1.3. EPP <transfer> Query Command. . . . . . . . . . 16

3.2. EPP Transform Commands. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18

3.2.1. EPP <create> Command. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19

3.2.2. EPP <delete> Command. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21

3.2.3. EPP <renew> Command . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23

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3.2.4. EPP <transfer> Command. . . . . . . . . . . . . 24

3.2.5. EPP <update> Command. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27

3.2.6. Offline Review of Requested Actions . . . . . . 29

4. Formal Syntax . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32

5. Internationalization Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . 41

6. IANA Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42

7. Security Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42

8. Acknowledgements. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42

9. References. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43

9.1. Normative References. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43

9.2. Informative References. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 43

10. Author's Address. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ....