Re: On 'Internet Drafts'

Larry Masinter (masinter@parc.xerox.com)
Mon, 10 Jul 1995 13:43:49 PDT


To: moore@cs.utk.edu
Cc: uri@bunyip.com, moore@cs.utk.edu
In-Reply-To: Keith Moore's message of Mon, 10 Jul 1995 13:22:15 -0700 <199507102022.QAA00501@wilma.cs.utk.edu>
Subject: Re: On 'Internet Drafts' 
From: Larry Masinter <masinter@parc.xerox.com>
Message-Id: <95Jul10.134400pdt.2762@golden.parc.xerox.com>
Date: Mon, 10 Jul 1995 13:43:49 PDT

> As for whether something should be ietf-uri-* or author-*, I haven't
> seen any published guidelines.

> I named the issues draft 'draft-ietf-uri-*' instead of 'draft-moore-*' 
> because it was intended specifically to aid in this group's discussion.  
> I named the "URNs considered harmful" draft using 'draft-ietf-uri-*'
> for the same reason.  (though it didn't make it in before the deadline)

You may be right. I was just responding to the appearance of disorder
in 'draft-ietf-uri-*' and the likely prospect of more coming; I
suppose really I'll just leave it as a request for (continued)
moderation.