[rfc-dist] BCP 153, RFC 6890 on Special-Purpose IP Address Registries

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        BCP 153        
        RFC 6890

        Title:      Special-Purpose IP Address Registries 
        Author:     M. Cotton,
                    L. Vegoda,
                    R. Bonica, Ed.,
                    B. Haberman
        Status:     Best Current Practice
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       April 2013
        Mailbox:    michelle.cotton at icann.org, 
                    leo.vegoda at icann.org, 
                    rbonica at juniper.net,
                    brian at innovationslab.net
        Pages:      23
        Characters: 48326
        Obsoletes:  RFC 4773, RFC 5156, RFC 5735, RFC 5736
        See Also:   BCP 153

        I-D Tag:    draft-bonica-special-purpose-07.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6890.txt

This memo reiterates the assignment of an IPv4 address block
( to IANA.  It also instructs IANA to restructure its
IPv4 and IPv6 Special-Purpose Address Registries.  Upon restructuring,
the aforementioned registries will record all special-purpose address
blocks, maintaining a common set of information regarding each address

BCP: This document specifies an Internet Best Current Practices for the
Internet Community, and requests discussion and suggestions for 
improvements. Distribution of this memo is unlimited.

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