[rfc-i] Allowing RFC numbers in abstracts

Paul Hoffman paul.hoffman at vpnc.org
Tue Oct 25 10:12:16 PDT 2005


At 9:18 AM -0700 10/25/05, Bob Hinden wrote:
>As one who doesn't try to remember RFCs by number, my preference 
>would be to have the number and the title.  For example: RFC2246 "The 
>TLS Protocol Version 1.0.".

Sounds good. The number is useful to someone familiar with the topic 
and disambiguates when there are multiple RFCs with the same title, 
and the title is often helpful for someone who only reads the 
abstract.

--Paul Hoffman, Director
--VPN Consortium


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