Re: Question about STD format...

"John S. Quarterman" <jsq@mids.org> Fri, 26 April 1996 16:35 UTC

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Cc: Joyce Reynolds <jkrey@isi.edu>, uswg@isi.edu
Subject: Re: Question about STD format...
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>Joyce-
>
>Not sure if this is the right place to bring this up, but I think it
>might be so here goes...
>
>We are setting up a couple of Z39.50 1992 databases for things like the
>RFC, FYI, STD series, the internet-drafts, etc.  I have discovered that
>while I-Ds, RFCs, and FYIs have some document identification embedded
>in them, the STDs don't.  The only consistent information is the
>RFC number.  I have gone throguh and embedded the STD number in the 
>header a la the FYI series.  How do I go about getting these out
>to the world?

Since STD numbers refer at different times to different RFCs,
wasn't the plan for STDs to have the current RFC number specified
in a master document, rather than in the current RFC?

Thanks,
John

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