Guidelines and Registration Procedures for New URI Schemes

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (appsawg WG)
Authors Dave Thaler  , Tony Hansen  , Ted Hardie  , Larry Masinter 
Last updated 2014-07-19 (latest revision 2014-03-31)
Replaced by RFC 7595
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This document updates the guidelines and recommendations, as well as the IANA registration processes, for the definition of Uniform Resource Identifier (URI) schemes. It obsoletes RFC 4395.


Dave Thaler (
Tony Hansen (
Ted Hardie (
Larry Masinter (

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