The news and nntp URI Schemes

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Last updated 2005-12-07 (latest revision 2005-01-03)
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This document specifies the news and nntp Uniform Resource Identifier (URI) schemes that were originally specified in RFC 1738. The purpose of this document is to allow RFC 1738 to be moved to historic while keeping the information about the scheme on standards track.


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