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 A Revised Internet-Draft is available from the on-line Internet-Drafts 
 directories. This draft is a work item of the Guide for Internet Standards
 Writers Working Group of the IETF.                                        

       Title     : Guide for Internet Standards Writers                    
       Author(s) : G. Scott
       Filename  : draft-ietf-stdguide-ops-01.txt
       Pages     : 14
       Date      : 11/18/1996

This document is a guide for Internet standard writers.  It defines those 
characteristics that make standards coherent, unambiguous, and easy to 
interpret.  Also, it singles out usage believed to have led to unclear 
specifications, resulting in non-interoperable interpretations in the past.
These guidelines are to be used with RFC 1543, "Instructions to RFC 
Authors."                                       
                           
This version of the document is a draft.  It is intended to generate 
further discussion and addition by the STDGUIDE working group.  Please send
comments to stdguide@midnight.com.                                         

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