Re: [Tools-discuss] [rfc-i] what metric replaces page-count?

Nico Williams <nico@cryptonector.com> Mon, 12 April 2021 23:15 UTC

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Subject: Re: [Tools-discuss] [rfc-i] what metric replaces page-count?
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On Mon, Apr 12, 2021 at 10:32:45AM -0700, Paul Hoffman wrote:
> On 12 Apr 2021, at 10:12, Warren Kumari wrote:
> > I really disliked the tone of "Time to move on from..." - I understand
> > that
> > Richard doesn't happen like this metric - but I'm disappointed that,
> > increasingly, if you don't agree with someone in the IETF, the tone
> > pivots
> > to implying that there is something wrong with them, or that they are
> > stupid, or similar...
> 
> A strong +1 to what Warren said. As some of you might remember, I opposed
> the creation of official PDFs because their use should be discouraged in
> normal practice. I still fee that way. However, there's a wide gap between
> "you would likely be better served by the new shiny if you gave it a chance"
> and "you're wrong for wanting the old thing".

Remind me why we're losing pagination?  It's mostly about the tooling,
right?

Feel free to do so off-list to avoid flame war potential.  I do accept
that we're losing pagination.

Nico
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