Re: Last Call: Modern Global Standards Paradigm

SM <sm@resistor.net> Fri, 10 August 2012 16:33 UTC

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Date: Fri, 10 Aug 2012 09:31:33 -0700
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From: SM <sm@resistor.net>
Subject: Re: Last Call: Modern Global Standards Paradigm
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At 08:19 10-08-2012, IETF Chair wrote:
>The IETF Chair and the IAB Chair intend to sign the Affirmation
>of the Modern Global Standards Paradigm, which can be found
>here:
>
>http://www.ietf.org/proceedings/84/slides/slides-84-iesg-opsplenary-15.pdf

[snip]

>The IETF Chair and the IAB Chair intend to sign the Affirmation in the
>next few weeks. Please send strong objections to the iab@iab.org
>and the ietf@ietf.org mailing lists by 2012-08-24.

"Collective empowerment" sounds like a marketing term.  "contribute 
to the creation of global communities, benefiting humanity" does not 
sound like something the IETF would say as it comes out as hollow words.

Regards,
-sm