Re: New Version Notification for draft-leiba-rfc2119-update-00.txt

Dave Crocker <dcrocker@bbiw.net> Wed, 10 August 2016 21:25 UTC

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Subject: Re: New Version Notification for draft-leiba-rfc2119-update-00.txt
To: John C Klensin <john-ietf@jck.com>, Barry Leiba <barryleiba@computer.org>
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On 8/10/2016 2:09 PM, John C Klensin wrote:
> I'd even favor some text that
> discourages the use of the lower-case forms except when the
> meaning (normative status) is clear from context or the
> alternatives would be really awkward.


That sounds appealing.  Except that it has no objective or even reliable 
basis for its application.

d/

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   Dave Crocker
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