Re: Call for review of proposed update to ID-Checklist

Brian E Carpenter <brian.e.carpenter@gmail.com> Wed, 09 July 2008 00:13 UTC

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Date: Wed, 09 Jul 2008 12:13:54 +1200
From: Brian E Carpenter <brian.e.carpenter@gmail.com>
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Subject: Re: Call for review of proposed update to ID-Checklist
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On 2008-07-09 07:08, Dave Crocker wrote:
...
>    Small point of confusion: I thought the RFC document series was
> managed with some independence of the IETF.  As such, I'm not clear how
> the IETF (nevermind the IESG) can set the rules for RFC format and style.

I view the id-checklist as a gating factor for IESG review, not as
instructions to the RFC Editor. Of course it should be consistent
with the RFC Editor's practice, as a matter of common sense. The
introduction should make this clear, perhaps.

   Brian
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