Finding Stuff (How to discover services)

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (svrloc WG)
Authors Martin Hamilton  , Ryan Moats 
Last updated 1998-10-19
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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This document proposes a possible solution to the problem of finding information about which services are being offered at a particular Internet domain. By using this approach, it is possible for clients to locate services in a domain with only prior knowledge of the domain name.


Martin Hamilton (
Ryan Moats (

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