RFC 811

Hostnames Server, March 1982

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Status:
UNKNOWN
Obsoleted by:
RFC 953
Authors:
K. Harrenstien
V. White
E.J. Feinler
Stream:
[Legacy]

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC0811

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Abstract

This RFC gives a description of what the Hostnames Server is and how to access it. The function of this particular server is to deliver machine-readable name/address information describing networks, gateways, hosts, and eventually domains, within the internet environment.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.