x-dns-2 URN Scheme

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Last updated 1995-05-01
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This document defines a scheme for resolving Uniform Resource Names (URNs) using the domain name system. The scheme, called x-dns-2, allows URN publishers to create URN resolvers without central registration, and without changing or adding any domain names.


Paul Hoffman (phoffman@proper.com)
Ron Daniel (rdaniel@lanl.gov)

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