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RFC 2119, "Key words for use in RFCs to Indicate Requirement Levels", March 1997

Source of RFC: IETF - NON WORKING GROUP
Area Assignment: gen

Errata ID: 500
Status: Verified
Type: Technical
Publication Format(s) : TEXT

Reported By: Davidson, Malcolm
Date Reported: 2001-05-31

Section 1 says:

3. SHOULD   This word, or the adjective "RECOMMENDED", mean that there
   may exist valid reasons in particular circumstances to ignore a
   particular item, but the full implications must be understood and
   carefully weighed before choosing a different course.

It should say:

3. SHOULD   This word, or the adjective "RECOMMENDED", means that there
   may exist valid reasons in particular circumstances to ignore a
   particular item, but the full implications must be understood and
   carefully weighed before choosing a different course.

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