Re: Use of LWSP in ABNF -- consensus call

"Clive D.W. Feather" <clive@demon.net> Mon, 24 September 2007 08:55 UTC

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From: "Clive D.W. Feather" <clive@demon.net>
To: John C Klensin <john-ietf@jck.com>
Subject: Re: Use of LWSP in ABNF -- consensus call
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John C Klensin said:
> Although other possibilities would do equally well (and I have
> mixed feelings about the "syntax versus Security Considerations
> versus both" question), this change appears to me to be
> consistent with the conclusions reached last spring.  I think it
> is more important to accept some reasonable change, such as this
> one, get the document published, and move on than to engage in a
> further lengthy debate about just which solution would be best
> in some abstract sense.

+1 strongly.

> I would _strongly_ suggest one small change, which is that the
> word "valid" replace "legal" whenever the latter occurs.   We
> don't make laws around here.

+1 weakly.

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