Re: [dmarc-ietf] Mention ICANN/operational limitations was: Re: Working Group Last Call: draft-ietf-dmarc-psd

Alessandro Vesely <> Sat, 13 July 2019 17:21 UTC

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On Fri 12/Jul/2019 19:41:17 +0200 Scott Kitterman wrote:
> How about this instead:
> "As of the writing of this document operational and policy constraints prevent 
> this experiment from being deployed globally.  If the experiment shows that 
> PSD solves a real problem and can be used at a large scale, the results could 
> prove to be useful in the development of policies outside of the IETF that 
> would permit broader deployment".

I'm not familiar with operating a TLD.  The above text seems to imply
that TLD operators cannot just edit their zone files as they like.  In
that case, couldn't that statement be more explicit?  In particular,
what does allow the experiment to be deployed locally?

> Also, since this is about ephemera and not protocol, I think it should go in 
> Appendix A.

Makes sense.