Re: [Tools-discuss] disappearing IDs on www.ietf.org

Michael Richardson <mcr+ietf@sandelman.ca> Fri, 11 September 2020 16:34 UTC

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Subject: Re: [Tools-discuss] disappearing IDs on www.ietf.org
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Russ Housley <housley@vigilsec.com> wrote:
    >>> When a draft is expired, revised, or replaced, it is removed from the
    >>> repository of active IDs.
    >>
    >> The surprise is perhaps that a non-expired, but replaced-draft is removed.

    > Michael, this is not new.  It has worked this way as long as I have been involved with the IETF.

from the FTP/rsync site, yes, sorta.
If you were coming that way, then you'd get a directory listing, showing the
replacement draft next to it.

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