Domain-Based Application Service Location Using SRV RRs and the Dynamic Delegation Discovery Service (DDDS), January 2005
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- PROPOSED STANDARD
- Updated by:
- RFC 8553
- L. Daigle
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This memo defines a generalized mechanism for application service naming that allows service location without relying on rigid domain naming conventions (so-called name hacks). The proposal defines a Dynamic Delegation Discovery System (DDDS) Application to map domain name, application service name, and application protocol dynamically to target server and port. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.