[rfc-i] [art] New RFCs text formatting

Keith Moore moore at network-heretics.com
Sun Dec 1 07:54:37 PST 2019



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> On Dec 1, 2019, at 8:59 AM, Carsten Bormann <cabo at tzi.org> wrote:
> 
> On Dec 1, 2019, at 14:51, Henrik Levkowetz <henrik at levkowetz.com> wrote:
>> 
>> Principle of Least Astonishment
> 
> https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfcxxx has been a way to access the htmlized paginated plaintext version for quite a while now; creating something similar for v3 (maybe with links that aren’t guessed, but generated from real information) would fulfill the POLA for me.  

+1

> Of course, getting the RFC-editor HTML version from tools.ietf.org, where that exists, would also be useful, but not under that URL (and maybe with the htmlized version as a fallback).

If the rfc editor improves readability of their html versions, maybe.    But I would not want to see the current RFC editor HTML replace the existing HTMLized versions on the tools site.

Keith


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