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New RIPE document announcement

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  • From: Anne Lord <Anne.Lord@localhost
  • Date: Wed, 24 Mar 93 16:27:33 +0100

Revised RIPE Document Announcement
A revised document is now available from the RIPE document

        Ref:           ripe-83
        Title:         European Internet Network Number Application Form
        Title:         and Supporting Notes
        Author:        Anne Lord, Daniel Karrenberg
        Date:          24 March 1993
        Format:        PS=59527   TXT=25163      bytes
        Obsoletes:     ripe-48.txt

Short content description
This document is the new European IP network number request form and
supporting documentation, the basic format of which was agreed at 
RIPE 13 in Paris and subsequently at RIPE 14 in Prague. 

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