Special-Use Domain Names
RFC 6761

Revision differences

Document history

Date Rev. By Action
2017-03-16
03 (System) Received changes through RFC Editor sync (added Errata tag)
2015-10-14
03 (System) Notify list changed from cheshire@apple.com, marc@apple.com, draft-cheshire-dnsext-special-names@ietf.org to (None)
2013-02-21
03 (System) IANA registries were updated to include RFC6761
2013-02-20
03 (System) RFC published
2013-02-12
03 (System) RFC Editor state changed to AUTH48-DONE from AUTH48-DONE
2012-09-19
03 Stuart Cheshire New version available: draft-cheshire-dnsext-special-names-03.txt
2012-08-22
02 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Dan Romascanu
2012-08-22
02 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Stephen Farrell
2012-08-13
02 (System) IANA Action state changed to RFC-Ed-Ack from Waiting on RFC Editor
2012-08-12
02 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on RFC Editor from In Progress
2012-08-12
02 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress from Waiting on Authors
2012-08-10
02 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on Authors from In Progress
2012-08-10
02 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress from Waiting on Authors
2012-07-06
02 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on Authors from In Progress
2012-07-02
02 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress
2012-06-28
02 Cindy Morgan State changed to RFC Ed Queue from Approved-announcement sent
2012-06-28
02 Cindy Morgan State changed to Approved-announcement sent from IESG Evaluation::AD Followup
2012-06-28
02 Cindy Morgan IESG has approved the document
2012-06-28
02 Cindy Morgan Closed "Approve" ballot
2012-06-28
02 Cindy Morgan Ballot approval text was generated
2012-06-28
02 Cindy Morgan Ballot approval text was generated
2012-06-28
02 Cindy Morgan Ballot writeup was changed
2012-06-28
02 Barry Leiba [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Barry Leiba
2012-06-28
02 Sean Turner [Ballot Position Update] Position for Sean Turner has been changed to No Objection from Discuss
2012-05-11
02 Ralph Droms Ballot comment and discuss text updated for Ralph Droms
2012-05-08
02 Brian Haberman [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Brian Haberman
2011-12-20
02 Dan Romascanu [Ballot Position Update] Position for Dan Romascanu has been changed to No Objection from Discuss
2011-12-19
02 Ralph Droms [Ballot comment]
IANA Discuss cleared based on IANA review of rev -02.
2011-12-19
02 Ralph Droms [Ballot Position Update] Position for Ralph Droms has been changed to Yes from Discuss
2011-12-13
02 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot discuss]
Taking over Tim's discuss.

I expected the document to seed the registry with entries (at a minimum) for the
special domain names identified …
2011-12-13
02 Stephen Farrell [Ballot Position Update] Position for Stephen Farrell has been changed to No Objection from Discuss
2011-12-11
02 Sean Turner [Ballot discuss]
This updated (based on -02) - I'll retain the #ing.

#4) I'm also going to hold a placeholder discuss for IANA.
2011-12-09
02 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Follow up from New Id Needed
2011-12-09
02 (System) New version available: draft-cheshire-dnsext-special-names-02.txt
2011-03-31
02 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot discuss]
Taking over Tim's discuss.

I expected the document to seed the registry with entries (at a minimum) for the
special domain names identified …
2011-03-31
02 Stephen Farrell [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded
2011-03-30
02 Ralph Droms
[Ballot discuss]
I'm holding this DISCUSS for IANA.

From IANA Considerations:

  IANA needs to create a new registry of Special-Use Domain Names.

  When …
2011-03-30
02 Ralph Droms [Ballot Position Update] Position for Ralph Droms has been changed to Discuss from Yes
2011-02-17
02 Cindy Morgan Removed from agenda for telechat
2011-02-17
02 Cindy Morgan State changed to IESG Evaluation::Revised ID Needed from IESG Evaluation.
2011-02-17
02 Sean Turner
[Ballot discuss]
This updated - I'll retain the #.

The first one is a DISCUSS-DISCUSS

#2) Use of the word "needs" in Section 3 seems …
2011-02-17
02 Gonzalo Camarillo [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded
2011-02-17
02 Jari Arkko [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded
2011-02-16
02 Tim Polk [Ballot comment]
last sentence of section 2: "reservation of a Special-Use Domain Names" - s/Names/Name/
2011-02-16
02 Tim Polk
[Ballot discuss]
I expected the document to seed the registry with entries (at a minimum) for the special domain names identified in the introduction:

  …
2011-02-16
02 Tim Polk [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded
2011-02-16
02 Sean Turner
[Ballot comment]
1) +1 to including values.  Maybe some from http://www.ietf.org/mail-archive/web/dnsext/current/msg10557.html ?

2) There really aren't any security considerations.  Could move the last sentence to …
2011-02-16
02 Sean Turner
[Ballot discuss]
The first one is a DISCUSS-DISCUSS

#1) Is adding a new required section in an RFC done this in way?  It seems like …
2011-02-16
02 Sean Turner [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded
2011-02-16
02 Adrian Farrel [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded
2011-02-16
02 Ron Bonica [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded
2011-02-16
02 Alexey Melnikov [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded
2011-02-15
02 Russ Housley [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded
2011-02-15
02 Robert Sparks
[Ballot comment]
Thanks for this effort - I expect this registry (as long as its registration policy is Standards Action) to be a very useful …
2011-02-15
02 Robert Sparks [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded
2011-02-15
02 Lars Eggert [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded
2011-02-14
02 Peter Saint-Andre
[Ballot comment]
Although I do not object to publication of this document, I agree that it would be preferable for this document to seed the …
2011-02-14
02 Peter Saint-Andre [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded
2011-02-14
02 Ralph Droms State changed to IESG Evaluation from Waiting for AD Go-Ahead.
2011-02-14
02 Dan Romascanu
[Ballot discuss]
The OPS-DIR review performed by Jouni Korhonen raised the issue bellowed. I would like to see it addressed before approving this document:

o …
2011-02-14
02 Dan Romascanu [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded
2011-02-14
02 Alexey Melnikov
[Ballot comment]
I agree with a comment that this document should register existing special names in the registry, or make a more compelling argument about …
2011-02-14
02 (System) State changed to Waiting for AD Go-Ahead from In Last Call.
2011-02-07
02 Amanda Baber
IANA understands that a single IANA action is required to be completed
upon approval of this document.

IANA will create a new registry for "Special …
2011-02-01
02 Samuel Weiler Request for Last Call review by SECDIR Completed. Reviewer: Chris Lonvick.
2011-01-28
02 Magnus Westerlund Request for Last Call review by TSVDIR Completed. Reviewer: Magnus Westerlund.
2011-01-19
02 Lars Eggert Request for Last Call review by TSVDIR is assigned to Magnus Westerlund
2011-01-19
02 Lars Eggert Request for Last Call review by TSVDIR is assigned to Magnus Westerlund
2011-01-18
02 Samuel Weiler Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Chris Lonvick
2011-01-18
02 Samuel Weiler Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Chris Lonvick
2011-01-17
02 Cindy Morgan Last call sent
2011-01-17
02 Cindy Morgan
State changed to In Last Call from Last Call Requested.

The following Last Call Announcement was sent out:

From: The IESG <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>
To: IETF-Announce <ietf-announce@ietf.org> …
2011-01-17
02 Ralph Droms Placed on agenda for telechat - 2011-02-17
2011-01-17
02 Ralph Droms Last Call was requested
2011-01-17
02 Ralph Droms State changed to Last Call Requested from AD Evaluation.
2011-01-17
02 Ralph Droms Last Call text changed
2011-01-17
02 Ralph Droms Last Call text changed
2011-01-17
02 Ralph Droms Intended Status has been changed to Proposed Standard from None
2011-01-17
02 Ralph Droms [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Ralph Droms
2011-01-17
02 Ralph Droms Ballot has been issued
2011-01-17
02 Ralph Droms Created "Approve" ballot
2011-01-17
02 (System) Ballot writeup text was added
2011-01-17
02 (System) Last call text was added
2011-01-17
02 Ralph Droms
  (1.a) Who is the Document Shepherd for this document? Has the
        Document Shepherd personally reviewed this version of the
  …
2011-01-17
02 Ralph Droms State changed to AD Evaluation from Publication Requested.
2011-01-17
02 Ralph Droms Draft added in state Publication Requested
2011-01-12
01 (System) New version available: draft-cheshire-dnsext-special-names-01.txt
2010-12-15
00 (System) New version available: draft-cheshire-dnsext-special-names-00.txt