RFC 1401

Correspondence between the IAB and DISA on the use of DNS, January 1993

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This memo reproduces three letters exchanged between the Internet Activities Board (IAB) and the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) regarding the importance of using the Domain Name System (DNS) throughout the Internet, and phasing out the use of older host name to address tables, such as "hosts.txt". This memo provides information for the Internet community. It does not specify an Internet standard.

For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.

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