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Preparation, Enforcement, and Comparison of Internationalized Strings Representing Nicknames (RFC7700)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000245056D
Original Publication Date: 2015-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2016-Feb-07
Document File: 22 page(s) / 23K

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

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P. Saint-Andre: AUTHOR

Abstract

1.1. Overview

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Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)                    P. Saint-Andre Request for Comments: 7700                                          &yet Category: Standards Track                                  December 2015 ISSN: 2070-1721

               Preparation, Enforcement, and Comparison of             Internationalized Strings Representing Nicknames

Abstract

   This document describes methods for handling Unicode strings    representing memorable, human-friendly names (called "nicknames",    "display names", or "petnames") for people, devices, accounts,    websites, and other entities.

Status of This Memo

   This is an Internet Standards Track document.

   This document is a product of the Internet Engineering Task Force    (IETF).  It represents the consensus of the IETF community.  It has    received public review and has been approved for publication by the    Internet Engineering Steering Group (IESG).  Further information on    Internet Standards is available in Section 2 of RFC 5741.

   Information about the current status of this document, any errata,    and how to provide feedback on it may be obtained at    http://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc7700.

Copyright Notice

   Copyright (c) 2015 IETF Trust and the persons identified as the    document authors.  All rights reserved.

   This document is subject to BCP 78 and the IETF Trust's Legal    Provisions Relating to IETF Documents    (http://trustee.ietf.org/license-info) in effect on the date of    publication of this document.  Please review these documents    carefully, as they describe your rights and restrictions with respect    to this document.  Code Components extracted from this document must    include Simplified BSD License text as described in Section 4.e of    the Trust Legal Provisions and are provided without warranty as    described in the Simplified BSD License.

Saint-Andre                  Standards Track                    [Page 1]
 RFC 7700                    PRECIS: Nickname               December 2015

 Table of Contents

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

      1.1. Overview ...................................................2

      1.2. Terminology ................................................3

   2. Nickname Profile ................................................3

      2.1. Rules ......................................................3

      2.2. Preparation ................................................5

      2.3. Enforcement ................................................5

      2.4. Comparison .................................................5

   3. Examples ........................................................5

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