Re: broken links in W3C documents and recommendations

On 12 Feb 2009, at 17:57, Julian Reschke wrote:

> I think what you're missing is that this is not out of ignorance,  
> but on purpose:
> "Internet-Drafts are draft documents valid for a maximum of six  
> months and may be updated, replaced, or obsoleted by other documents  
> at any time. It is inappropriate to use Internet-Drafts as reference  
> material or to cite them other than as “work in progress”."

It's worthwhile noticing that is keeping around expired  
I-Ds these days at what seem to be persistent URIs.  I don't know  
whether there have been any policy statements on that persistence,  

Thomas Roessler, W3C  <>

Received on Thursday, 12 February 2009 17:07:45 UTC