[rfc-i] Section Ordering in RFCs (Abstract Placement)
touch at ISI.EDU
Sat Jun 20 09:01:07 PDT 2009
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I am currently waiting the changes associated with allowing Independent
Submissions to move forward as well.
Is there a way to avoid several of these changes occurring
independently, so we can update the templates all at once instead of
repeatedly over the next months?
RFC Editor wrote:
> Greetings All,
> The recent changes to the copyright for RFCs (RFC 5378), and the
> changes that will be required when
> draft-iab-streams-headers-boilerplates-08.txt is published, often
> result in the abstract not appearing on the front page of the RFC.
> We concur with the IETF-list comments that expressed a desire to
> keep the abstract on the front page of the RFC. For this reason, the
> RFC Editor recommends the following section order as the initial
> contents of an RFC.
> RFC header/Author information
> RFC Title
> Status of this Memo
> [IESG Note - when required]
> The RFC Editor will implement this change as of 1 July 2009.
> We will make requests with the appropriate individuals for the
> templates and tools to be updated accordingly. However, we will
> reorder the sections manually during the final publication stage until
> the updated tools are available.
> Thank you.
> RFC Editor
> rfc-interest mailing list
> rfc-interest at rfc-editor.org
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