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RFC 1876

"A Means for Expressing Location Information in the Domain Name System", January 1996

Canonical URL:
http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc1876.txt
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Status:
EXPERIMENTAL
Updates:
RFC 1034, RFC 1035
Authors:
C. Davis
P. Vixie
T. Goodwin
I. Dickinson
Stream:
[Legacy]

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Abstract

This memo defines a new DNS RR type for experimental purposes. This RFC describes a mechanism to allow the DNS to carry location information about hosts, networks, and subnets. This memo defines an Experimental Protocol for the Internet community.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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