Re: [MORG] Expiration impending: draft-ietf-morg-inthread

Arnt Gulbrandsen <arnt@gulbrandsen.priv.no> Tue, 28 December 2010 10:16 UTC

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Subject: Re: [MORG] Expiration impending: draft-ietf-morg-inthread
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Barry Leiba writes:
> That's fine, but as I said in my off-list notes to you, we're putting 
> this on a timer. When the other documents are ready and the working 
> group is otherwise done, we will close the working group without this 
> one, unless it's made some useful progress before that.

Fine.

> Also, this will likely go to Experimental (rather than Standards 
> Track), owing to lack of real consensus on it. That's fine, and if 
> you can get the time to move it forward I'm happy with that. So don't 
> let this put you off. But we do need to move it ahead within 
> someone's lifetime.

I'm not put-off, not at all. I think the category system is 100% 
pointless, so this kind of thing is just what one does to cope with the 
bureaucracy's rules.

Arnt