Re: BCP97bis

Scott Bradner <sob@sobco.com> Sat, 16 October 2021 10:46 UTC

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Subject: Re: BCP97bis
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RFC 1818 is Historic - 

1818 Best Current Practices. J. Postel, T. Li, Y. Rekhter. August 1995.
     (Format: TXT, HTML) (Status: HISTORIC) (DOI: 10.17487/RFC1818)

and thus should not be a normative reference

Scott

> On Oct 16, 2021, at 12:47 AM, Murray S. Kucherawy <superuser@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> Hi Scott,
> 
> On Fri, Oct 15, 2021 at 12:38 PM Scott Bradner <sob@sobco.com> wrote:
> RFC 1818 is not a good reference for BCPs - RFC 2026 is the better one
> 
> That reference is preserved from RFC 3967.  Also, RFC 1818 is not obsolete, so presumably what it says is still valid.
> 
> Should that spot refer to both 2026 and 1818, perhaps?
> 
> -MSK