Re: [Captive-portals] WGLC ends for all drafts

Warren Kumari <> Mon, 30 March 2020 23:06 UTC

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On Mon, Mar 30, 2020 at 4:14 AM Martin Thomson <> wrote:
> Thanks to everyone who reviewed and contributed to these drafts.  That includes 7710bis, the architecture and API documents.
> There were a few issues raised during WGLC, but as far as I can see, nothing that would prevent us from proceeding.  I've asked the editors to try to resolve those and provide updated drafts and we'll move on to publication when that happens.

We have just submitted the updated 7710bis, which we believe addresses
all open comments.

(embarrassingly I had thought that we had done that back on March 7th,
but apparently I got sidetracked between committing the change and
making the PR. Sorry all... <blush>)


> We aren't done yet, as these changes might cause more discussion and there are directorate and IESG reviews yet to come, but this is a significant milestone.
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I don't think the execution is relevant when it was obviously a bad
idea in the first place.
This is like putting rabid weasels in your pants, and later expressing
regret at having chosen those particular rabid weasels and that pair
of pants.