RFC 4897, "Handling Normative References to Standards-Track Documents", June 2007Source of RFC: IETF - NON WORKING GROUP
Area Assignment: gen
See Also: RFC 4897 w/ inline errata
Errata ID: 2793
Publication Format(s) : TEXT
Reported By: Mykyta Yevstifeyev
Date Reported: 2011-05-01
Verifier Name: Russ Housley
Date Verified: 2011-12-06
Section 2 says:
The term "Standards-Track document", as used in this specification, is assumed to include BCPs but not Informational or Experimental documents of any variety or origin.
It should say:
The term "Standards-Track document", as used in this specification, is assumed to include Standards Track RFCs at any maturity level and BCPs but not Informational, Experimental or Historic documents of any variety or origin.
Rationale: Mentioning Historic documents as not included in the "Standards-Track document" definition; fuller description of this term.