Re: [netmod] Adam Roach's No Objection on draft-ietf-netmod-rfc6087bis-18: (with COMMENT)

Juergen Schoenwaelder <j.schoenwaelder@jacobs-university.de> Thu, 08 March 2018 14:15 UTC

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Date: Thu, 8 Mar 2018 15:15:08 +0100
From: Juergen Schoenwaelder <j.schoenwaelder@jacobs-university.de>
To: Benoit Claise <bclaise@cisco.com>
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Subject: Re: [netmod] Adam Roach's No Objection on draft-ietf-netmod-rfc6087bis-18: (with COMMENT)
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On Thu, Mar 08, 2018 at 02:21:01PM +0100, Benoit Claise wrote:
> I see two solutions from here.
> 1. we mention "pyang -f yang --yang-canonical --keep-comments FILE" in
> RFC6087bis, with a warning such as: "As the tool matures, a human might need
> to polish the results"
> 2. we don't mention "pyang -f yang --yang-canonical --keep-comments FILE" in
> RFC6087bis, but we ask the YANG doctors to run the tests.

I am not sure it is a good idea to hard code command line options of
specific tools in a BCP document. We should require that things are
consistently indented and stay away from the advice of the day how
to achieve that.

/js

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