Re: [kitten] [Technical Errata Reported] RFC6680 (4337)

Sam Hartman <hartmans-ietf@mit.edu> Mon, 20 April 2015 13:37 UTC

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From: Sam Hartman <hartmans-ietf@mit.edu>
To: Nico Williams <nico@cryptonector.com>
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Date: Mon, 20 Apr 2015 09:37:37 -0400
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Subject: Re: [kitten] [Technical Errata Reported] RFC6680 (4337)
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>>>>> "Nico" == Nico Williams <nico@cryptonector.com> writes:

    Nico> On Sun, Apr 19, 2015 at 04:19:40PM -0400, Sam Hartman wrote:
    >> I really don't think we considered blocking when developing 6680.
    >> I think this is something that if we're going to discuss we need
    >> a full IETF consensus to say.

    Nico> I did think about it, though I don't recall specific
    Nico> on-the-list discussions about it, I'm certain I discussed it
    Nico> with someone.  In particular I had wanted to consider
    Nico> UID/GID/SID lookups.  My intention was roughly as per-Ben's
    Nico> proposed text.

Well, I agree that we did think that things might block.
I am less clear that we thought about anything specific that wouldn't
block, and I'm concerned introducing this text implies there are things
that don't block.