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Title : Handle System Namespace and Service Definition
Author(s) : S. Sun, S. Reilly, L. Lannom
Filename : draft-sun-handle-system-def-06.txt
Pages : 36
Date : 2002-10-29
This document provides a detailed description of the Handle System
namespace, its data and service model, as well as its operation
model. The namespace definition specifies the handle syntax and its
semantic structure. The data model defines the data structures used
by the handle system protocol and any pre-defined data types for
carrying out the handle service. The service model provides
definitions of various Handle System components and explains how
they work together over the network. Finally, the handle system
operation model describes its service operation in terms of
messages transmitted between client and server, as well as the
client authentication process based on the handle system
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