[rfc-dist] RFC 5396 on Textual Representation of Autonomous System (AS) Numbers
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Title: Textual Representation of Autonomous System
Author: G. Huston, G. Michaelson
Status: Standards Track
Date: December 2008
Mailbox: gih at apnic.net, ggm at apnic.net
I-D Tag: draft-ietf-idr-as-representation-01.txt
A textual representation for Autonomous System (AS) numbers is
defined as the decimal value of the AS number. This textual
representation is to be used by all documents, systems, and user
interfaces referring to AS numbers. [STANDARDS TRACK]
This document is a product of the Inter-Domain Routing Working Group of the IETF.
This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.
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