[rfc-dist] RFC 5396 on Textual Representation of Autonomous System (AS) Numbers

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        RFC 5396

        Title:      Textual Representation of Autonomous System 
                    (AS) Numbers 
        Author:     G. Huston, G. Michaelson
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       December 2008
        Mailbox:    gih at apnic.net, ggm at apnic.net
        Pages:      3
        Characters: 5373
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-idr-as-representation-01.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5396.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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