[rfc-i] URIs in references, was: Call for Review of draft-iab-styleguide-01.txt, "RFC Style Guide"

Paul Kyzivat pkyzivat at alum.mit.edu
Wed Mar 26 16:12:57 PDT 2014


On 3/26/14 5:58 PM, Julian Reschke wrote:

> Nobody knows which URIs will work in 20 years.
>
> However, we know which URIs *have* been stable until today. My personal
> experience is that well-maintained personal pages have a higher
> stability than some corporate pages. So from that p.o.v., the rule of
> thumb in the current spec is simply incorrect.

OTOH, well-maintained personal pages are likely to become less 
well-maintained after the person dies.

	Thanks,
	Paul



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