Cite this BCP: TXTBCP 6 contains the following RFCs:
|RFC 1930, BCP 6||Guidelines for creation, selection, and registration of an Autonomous System (AS)||J. Hawkinson, T. Bates||March 1996||Updated by RFC 6996, RFC 7300||Best Current Practice|
|RFC 6996, BCP 6||Autonomous System (AS) Reservation for Private Use||J. Mitchell||July 2013||Updates RFC 1930||Best Current Practice|
|RFC 7300, BCP 6||Reservation of Last Autonomous System (AS) Numbers||J. Haas, J. Mitchell||July 2014||Updates RFC 1930||Best Current Practice|
Abstract of RFC 1930
This memo discusses when it is appropriate to register and utilize an Autonomous System (AS), and lists criteria for such. This document specifies an Internet Best Current Practices for the Internet Community, and requests discussion and suggestions for improvements.
Abstract of RFC 6996
This document describes the reservation of Autonomous System Numbers (ASNs) that are for Private Use only, known as Private Use ASNs, and provides operational guidance on their use. This document enlarges the total space available for Private Use ASNs by documenting the reservation of a second, larger range and updates RFC 1930 by replacing Section 10 of that document.
Abstract of RFC 7300
This document reserves two Autonomous System Numbers (ASNs) at the end of the 16-bit and 32-bit ranges, described in this document as "Last ASNs", and provides guidance to implementers and operators on their use. This document updates Section 10 of RFC 1930.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.