[rfc-i] Comments on draft-iab-rfcformatreq

John R Levine johnl at taugh.com
Tue Dec 18 16:06:16 PST 2012


> In the draft you point to, would it suffice if you could include the actual 
> unicode character in the parenthesis (preferably along with the description, 
> but that seems to be a minor detail.)  If so, that would seem to preserve 
> readability if some script elements are missing, while having enhanced value 
> when they are resent.

Sure, but if it turns out that only 1% of the people reading RFCs are 
using devices that can't display accented characters, I think it'd make 
more sense just to show the accented characters and do some hack to insert 
descriptions or something for people stuck with those old ttys.

Regards,
John Levine, johnl at taugh.com, Taughannock Networks, Trumansburg NY
"I dropped the toothpaste", said Tom, crestfallenly.


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