[rfc-i] RFC citations committee I-D issued
ole at cisco.com
Fri Feb 11 05:05:46 PST 2011
On Thu, 10 Feb 2011, Joe Touch wrote:
> Overall, it's dangerous to cite something that can disappear (except as
> credit) - esp. if it's intended to disappear.
Well, there is an easy and obvious fix for that: include a pointer IN
THE DOCUMENT istead of its content which says "this became RFC xxxx"
or "this was a terrible idea and we killed it" or whatever.
Insisting that work-in-progress docs cannot be cited is just silly
Ole J. Jacobsen
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