I need your "good" RFCs

Wes Hardaker <wjhns1@hardakers.net> Thu, 11 February 2021 21:51 UTC

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From: Wes Hardaker <wjhns1@hardakers.net>
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Subject: I need your "good" RFCs
Date: Thu, 11 Feb 2021 13:51:07 -0800
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Good folks,

I'm looking for people's favorite RFCs with respect to readability and
understand-ability.  Do you have ones that have always impressed you as
your favorites as how RFCs should be written to make their protocol/etc
easily understood?  If so, send a note my way (ideally using this
subject line).  I don't necessarily think you need to do a reply-all.

[And yes, I recognize that this is a subjective ask, and everyone will
have a different opinion as to "what is readable" and "what is
understandable".  That's ok -- I'm asking for opinions and not facts].

-- 
Wes Hardaker
USC/ISI