Nameservers for the Address and Routing Parameter Area ("arpa") Domain

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Authors Kim Davies  , Jari Arkko 
Last updated 2021-04-21 (latest revision 2021-01-04)
Replaced by draft-iab-arpa-authoritative-servers
Stream Internet Architecture Board (IAB)
Intended RFC status Informational
Expired & archived
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Stream IAB state Replaced
Consensus Boilerplate Unknown
RFC Editor Note (None)

This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at


This document describes revisions to operational practices to separate function of the "arpa" top-level domain in the DNS from its historical operation alongside the DNS root zone.


Kim Davies (
Jari Arkko (

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