Re: [arch-d] Time to reboot RFC1984 and RFC2804?

Toerless Eckert <tte@cs.fau.de> Wed, 14 October 2020 00:51 UTC

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From: Toerless Eckert <tte@cs.fau.de>
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Subject: Re: [arch-d] Time to reboot RFC1984 and RFC2804?
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On Wed, Oct 14, 2020 at 01:23:03AM +0100, Stephen Farrell wrote:
> 
> 
> On 14/10/2020 01:12, Toerless Eckert wrote:
> > TLS 1.3 is the best example. The abuse of IETF principles by its
> > rough mayority was not the rough consensis on rfc8446, but how it was
> > made clear that dissenting profiles, even if mean to be used only for
> > controlled networks would not find a home in the IETF.
> 
> If I understand your grammar correctly, I consider that
> counterfactual nonsense.
  ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

Offensive, dismissive judgements are not a technical argument.

> TLS1.3 was quite a good example
> of running the process and even of extending the set of
> people participating to bring in lots of new and real
> expertise.

Thanks for rephrasing the first part of what i said. My criticism was
about the additional TLS profile RFC(s) that did not happen in the IETF due
to very clear resistance to them even though there was a big enough
community supporting them. Aka: The TLS RFC NOT for the Internet but
for controlled networks with specific three party trust.

Cheers
    Toerless

> S.

pub   RSA 4096/7B172BEA 2017-12-22 Stephen Farrell (2017) <stephen.farrell@cs.tcd.ie>
> sub   RSA 4096/36CB8BB6 2017-12-22
> 




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