[rfc-i] DOIs and RFCs

Dave Crocker dhc at dcrocker.net
Tue Feb 11 20:23:27 PST 2014


On 2/11/2014 7:40 PM, Joe Touch wrote:
>>> I similarly don't think its useful to include DOIs as part of citations.
>> >
>> >
>> >"RFC" is a local namespace, with no formalized global anchoring.
> Addwww.rfc-editor.org
>
> Just like DOIs are meaningless without a dereferencing URL.


I'm impressed with having this kind of exchange in the middle of a 
standards group that has created a number of international conventions 
for global, rather than relative, references.

And in case anyone thinks that this exchange is fresh and insightful:

    http://www.doi.org/factsheets/DOIIdentifierSpecs.html

d/


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Dave Crocker
Brandenburg InternetWorking
bbiw.net


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