Call for Comment: <draft-iab-fiftyyears-00> (Fifty Years of RFCs)

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This is an announcement of an IETF-wide Call for Comment on 

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The Call for Comment will last until 2019-08-07. Please send comments to and


   This RFC marks the fiftieth anniversary for the RFC Series.  It
   includes both retrospective material from individuals involved at key
   inflection points, as well as a review of the current state of
   affairs.  It concludes with thoughts on possibilities for the next
   fifty years for the Series.  This document updates the perspectives
   offered in RFCs 2555 and 5540.