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This draft is a work item of the Internationalized Domain Name Working Group of the IETF.
Title : RACE: Row-based ASCII Compatible Encoding for IDN
Author(s) : P. Hoffman
Filename : draft-ietf-idn-race-03.txt
Date : 28-Nov-00
This document describes a transformation method for representing
non-ASCII characters in host name parts in a fashion that is completely
compatible with the current DNS. It is a potential candidate for an
ASCII-Compatible Encoding (ACE) for internationalized host names, as
described in the comparison document from the IETF IDN Working Group.
This method is based on the observation that many internationalized
host name parts will have all their characters in one row of the ISO
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