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RFC 4343

"Domain Name System (DNS) Case Insensitivity Clarification", January 2006

Canonical URL:
http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4343.txt
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Updates:
RFC 1034, RFC 1035, RFC 2181
Author:
D. Eastlake 3rd
Stream:
IETF
Source:
dnsext (int)

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Abstract

Domain Name System (DNS) names are "case insensitive". This document explains exactly what that means and provides a clear specification of the rules. This clarification updates RFCs 1034, 1035, and 2181. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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