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I-D ACTION:draft-ietf-idn-idne-02.txt



A New Internet-Draft is available from the on-line Internet-Drafts directories.
This draft is a work item of the Internationalized Domain Name Working Group of the IETF.

	Title		: Internationalized domain names using EDNS (IDNE)
	Author(s)	: M. Blanchet, P. Hoffman
	Filename	: draft-ietf-idn-idne-02.txt
	Pages		: 7
	Date		: 22-Mar-01
	
The current DNS infrastructure does not provide a way to use
internationalized domain names (IDN). This document describes an
extension mechanism based on EDNS which enables the use of IDN without
causing harm to the current DNS. IDNE enables IDN host names with a as
many characters as current ASCII-only host names. It fully supports
UTF-8 and conforms to the IDN requirements.

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