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Re: RFC format - time for an update?

From: Carsten Bormann <cabo@tzi.org>
Date: Thu, 16 Feb 2012 08:57:03 +0100
Cc: HTTP Working Group <ietf-http-wg@w3.org>
Message-Id: <206435D4-FF82-4CCB-A05C-2035897D1C30@tzi.org>
To: Adrien de Croy <adrien@qbik.com>
TL;DR answer: no.

Long answer: There is a raging debate about this about once a year, often on the main IETF mailing list, making that unusable for about two weeks in a row.  

Each time, the result is to stick with the RFC format.

> Most other standards bodies seem to have adopted a rich text format.

Yes.  We are different.
(In many ways, not just this one, but definitely in this one.)

Most definitely don't debate it here.

Gre, Carsten
Received on Thursday, 16 February 2012 07:58:24 UTC

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