[rfc-i] Fwd: I-D ACTION:draft-hoffman-utf8-rfcs-03.txt

Joe Touch touch at ISI.EDU
Mon Oct 20 07:54:22 PDT 2008


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Julian Reschke wrote:
> Joe Touch wrote:
>>> As far as I can tell, *nobody* suggested to "change all RFCs".
>>>
>>> Could you elaborate?
>>>
>>> BR, Julian
>>
>> Sections 2 and 3 of the draft. Of the uses, only the last, and only
>> ...
> 
> Nope.
> 
> A text/plain document encoded in ASCII by *definition* is already
> encoded in UTF-8, so the document itself does not change at all.

The draft allows UTF-8 in places that are not absolutely requires, which
affects new RFCs and IDs that are not intended to address protocol
internationalization issues.

I.e., this affects all *new* RFCs and IDs. Agreed it doesn't affect old
ones.

Joe
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