2. Life cycle of registrable objects

This chapter describes the life cycle of registrable objects that is based on object flags.

A set of flags assigned to an object at a given moment constitutes an object state.


0 zero state

any object state that does not involve any other flags from the same basic flow

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transition originator, e.g.:

  • time – transition is based on the flow of time

  • EPP – transition caused by an EPP operation

  • admin – transition by administrative intervention

Something Prohibited


! flag

flag must not be set