[rfc-i] ISSN number posted
braden at ISI.EDU
Fri Sep 12 10:48:32 PDT 2008
*> >> The ISSN number for the RFC series is now prominently displayed
*> >> on the main RFC Editor web page www.rfc-editor.org.
*> >Displayed in free-form text and not following RFC 3044. It is a shame
*> I have to agree with Stephane, without the smiley. Bob: is there a
*> reason the RFC Editor doesn't want to support the URN form of our
Aw, c'mon Paul, try a smiley... you will find it refreshing.
The reason is simple; I myself was blissfully unaware of RFC 3044. I
must assume that the IAD and the prominent members of the IETF
community who were involved in obtaining an ISSN for RFCs had at
least forgotten about it.
I suspect that this may not be a slam-dunk, but we will see...
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