[rfc-i] URIs in RFC references, was: feedback on draft-iab-styleguide-01

John R Levine johnl at taugh.com
Wed Mar 26 12:58:47 PDT 2014


>> If we're doing kludges, it would also be reasonable to put the whole RFC into the page up to some size limit like 100K, and truncate it with a link for the rest beyond that.  I see that there are 873 RFCs larger than 100K, and about 6000 smaller.
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> Right, and this will be exactly the wrong behavior in many cases, of no benefit in most cases, and will happen infrequently enough that it will be seen as an error and reported to the tools team every time it happens!   :)

Since it's exactly what the datatracker does now, it can't be that wrong.

Regards,
John Levine, johnl at taugh.com, Taughannock Networks, Trumansburg NY
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