[rfc-i] Author names in RFC references

Dave Crocker dhc at dcrocker.net
Mon Mar 24 08:41:04 PDT 2014


On 3/24/2014 8:38 AM, Paul Hoffman wrote:
> whereas RFCs use
>>
>>Mouse, M., Duck, D., and Donald Duck, "A cartoon", ...
>>
>>There isn't really any logic to it AFAICS... we just have to live with it.


1.  It makes the list shorter

2.  What actual problems are caused by the current scheme?

3.  If there are no problems being caused, why make changes to a running 
service, just because some folk "prefer" an alternative scheme?

d/

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Dave Crocker
Brandenburg InternetWorking
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