Re: [Autoconf] RFC 5889 (Was: Call for comments to a new AUTOCONF charter proposal)

"Dearlove, Christopher (UK)" <> Fri, 23 July 2010 08:44 UTC

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Not in AUTH48. You are talking about earlier stages of the process.

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To: Dearlove, Christopher (UK)
Subject: Re: [Autoconf] RFC 5889 (Was: Call for comments to a new AUTOCONF charter proposal)

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Chris - allow me to Cc the list, thanks.

A number of messages on the email list (at least 4 persons) said that
link-local addresses could be used and they said they are not
necessarily against them.

Being against me is a typical behavior and I'm fine with it.  But if one
checks the emails one sees that personal opinions are tolerant with
respect to link-local addresses, and not necessarily discourages them.

It is the stubordness to update the draft which is not normal - a plain


Le 22/07/2010 17:41, Dearlove, Christopher (UK) a écrit :
> No, it's not an error. It's a design decision. One you disagree
> with, but broad consensus was against you. That does not make it an
> error.

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