RFC 2240

A Legal Basis for Domain Name Allocation, November 1997

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc2240.txt
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Status:
INFORMATIONAL
Obsoleted by:
RFC 2352
Author:
O. Vaughan
Stream:
[Legacy]

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC2240

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Abstract

The purpose of this memo is to focus discussion on the particular problems with the exhaustion of the top level domain space in the Internet and the possible conflicts that can occur when multiple organisations are vying for the same name. This memo provides information for the Internet community. It does not specify an Internet standard of any kind.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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