NewPrep Problem Statement
draft-blanchet-newprep-problem-statement-00

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Author Marc Blanchet 
Last updated 2010-03-01
Stream (None)
Intended RFC status (None)
Formats
Expired & archived
pdf htmlized (tools) htmlized bibtex
Stream Stream state (No stream defined)
Consensus Boilerplate Unknown
RFC Editor Note (None)
IESG IESG state Expired
Telechat date
Responsible AD (None)
Send notices to (None)

This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at
https://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-blanchet-newprep-problem-statement-00.txt

Abstract

Using Unicode codepoints in protocol strings requires preparation of the string. Internationalized Domain Names(idn) initial work defined and used Stringprep and Nameprep. Other protocols have defined Stringprep profiles. New approach different from Stringprep/Nameprep is used for a revision of IDN. This document summarize the characteristics of both approach and provides guidance to protocol designers for handling internationalized strings.

Authors

Marc Blanchet (Marc.Blanchet@viagenie.ca)

(Note: The e-mail addresses provided for the authors of this Internet-Draft may no longer be valid.)