[rfc-dist] RFC 8153 on Digital Preservation Considerations for the RFC Series

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        RFC 8153

        Title:      Digital Preservation Considerations 
                    for the RFC Series 
        Author:     H. Flanagan
        Status:     Informational
        Stream:     IAB
        Date:       April 2017
        Mailbox:    rse at rfc-editor.org
        Pages:      18
        Characters: 40770
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-iab-rfc-preservation-04.txt

        URL:        https://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc8153

        DOI:        10.17487/RFC8153

The RFC Editor is both the publisher and the archivist for the RFC
Series.  This document applies specifically to the archivist role of
the RFC Editor.  It provides guidance on when and how to preserve
RFCs and describes the tools required to view or re-create RFCs as
necessary.  This document also highlights gaps in the current process
and suggests compromises to balance cost with best practice.

This document is a product of the Internet Architecture Board.

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