[rfc-dist] BCP 9, RFC 6410 on Reducing the Standards Track to Two Maturity Levels

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        BCP 9        
        RFC 6410

        Title:      Reducing the Standards Track to 
                    Two Maturity Levels 
        Author:     R. Housley, D. Crocker,
                    E. Burger
        Status:     Best Current Practice
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       October 2011
        Mailbox:    housley at vigilsec.com, 
                    dcrocker at bbiw.net, 
                    eburger at standardstrack.com
        Pages:      6
        Characters: 12619
        Updates:    RFC2026
        See Also:   BCP0009

        I-D Tag:    draft-housley-two-maturity-levels-09.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6410.txt

This document updates the Internet Engineering Task Force
(IETF) Standards Process defined in RFC 2026.  Primarily, it reduces
the Standards Process from three Standards Track maturity levels to two.
This memo documents an Internet Best Current Practice.

BCP: This document specifies an Internet Best Current Practices for the
Internet Community, and requests discussion and suggestions for 
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