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RFC 5741

"RFC Streams, Headers, and Boilerplates", December 2009

Canonical URL:
http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5741.txt
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Status:
INFORMATIONAL
Updates:
RFC 2223, RFC 4844
Authors:
L. Daigle, Ed.
O. Kolkman, Ed.
IAB
Stream:
IAB

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Abstract

RFC documents contain a number of fixed elements such as the title page header, standard boilerplates, and copyright/IPR statements. This document describes them and introduces some updates to reflect current usage and requirements of RFC publication. In particular, this updated structure is intended to communicate clearly the source of RFC creation and review. This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is published for informational purposes.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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