[rfc-i] autogeneratedISSN in v3

Paul Hoffman paul.hoffman at vpnc.org
Thu May 8 07:59:16 PDT 2014

On May 7, 2014, at 11:38 PM, Julian Reschke <julian.reschke at gmx.de> wrote:

>> - Added the autogeneratedISSN attribute to <rfc>.
> I still don't understand what the "autogenerated" is about.

The draft says:
   Holds the ISSN of the RFC series at the time of publication.
   This is filled in by the RFC Processor.
If it is filled in by the RFC Processor, it is autogenerated

> Also, it seems to be just another case of "alternateURI".

An ISSN is not a URI. It is a string, currently "2070-1721".

--Paul Hoffman

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