[rfc-dist] BCP 13, RFC 6838 on Media Type Specifications and Registration Procedures

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        BCP 13        
        RFC 6838

        Title:      Media Type Specifications and Registration 
        Author:     N. Freed, J. Klensin,
                    T. Hansen
        Status:     Best Current Practice
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       January 2013
        Mailbox:    ned+ietf at mrochek.com, 
                    john+ietf at jck.com, 
                    tony+mtsuffix at maillennium.att.com
        Pages:      32
        Characters: 72942
        Obsoletes:  RFC4288
        See Also:   BCP0013

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-appsawg-media-type-regs-14.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6838.txt

This document defines procedures for the specification and
registration of media types for use in HTTP, MIME, and other Internet
protocols.  This memo documents an Internet Best Current Practice.

This document is a product of the Applications Area Working Group Working Group of the IETF.

BCP: This document specifies an Internet Best Current Practices for the
Internet Community, and requests discussion and suggestions for 
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