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% A New Internet-Draft is available from the on-line Internet-Drafts
% Title : Compatible Internationalized Domain Names Using
% Author(s) : P. Hoffman
% Filename : draft-hoffman-idn-cidnuc-02.txt
% Pages : 12
% Date : 15-Feb-00
% This protocol describes a transformation method for representing non-
% ASCII characters in domain names in a fashion that is completely
% compatible with the current DNS. It meets the many requirements for
% internationalization of domain names.
% Note: this protocol is quite experimental and should not be deployed in
% the Internet until it reaches standards track in the IETF.
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% Regarding the Note: - is there any coherent plan regarding testing/deployement
% in regards to moving this from Experimental to Standards Track?
% Valdis Kletnieks
% Operating Systems Analyst
% Virginia Tech
I hope not, This will be the first IETF where this WG meets. This is -one-
of several methods being discussed. We haven't even reached closure on
the appropriate scope. This draft is an attempt to walk one vector of
the problem space.