[rfc-i] RFC Format Design Team update and the IETF 88 BoF

Brian E Carpenter brian.e.carpenter at gmail.com
Thu Nov 7 11:19:22 PST 2013


On 08/11/2013 08:13, Joe Hildebrand (jhildebr) wrote:
> On 11/7/13 10:04 AM, "Dave Crocker" <dhc at dcrocker.net> wrote:
> 
>> The text version of an RFC is especially helpful for email discussion.
>> It permits easily incorporating portions of text for annotated comment.
>>  For example, I do draft reviews by quoting all of the text document,
>> cutting out the parts irrelevant to the review and typing my comments
>> inline. While this is for I-Ds rather than RFCs, I believe the benefit
>> applies to RFCs as well.
> 
> Why couldn't you do that by copy/pasting from your browser?

You get formatting issues if you do that. I always use the txt format
as the base for commenting.

   Brian


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