[rfc-dist] RFC 4648 on The Base16, Base32, and Base64 Data Encodings
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Title: The Base16, Base32, and Base64
Author: S. Josefsson
Status: Standards Track
Date: October 2006
Mailbox: simon at josefsson.org
I-D Tag: draft-josefsson-rfc3548bis-04.txt
This document describes the commonly used base 64, base 32, and base
16 encoding schemes. It also discusses the use of line-feeds in
encoded data, use of padding in encoded data, use of non-alphabet
characters in encoded data, use of different encoding alphabets, and
canonical encodings. [STANDARDS TRACK]
This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.
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