[rfc-i] Five-author maximum?

Paul Hoffman / VPNC paul.hoffman at vpnc.org
Thu Jun 10 08:56:08 PDT 2004

Greetings again. New in the pre-publication queue is:

Network Working Group                                       P. Karn, Ed.
Request for Comments: 3819                                      Qualcomm
BCP: 89                                                       C. Bormann
Category: Best Current Practice              Universitaet Bremen FB3 TZI
                                                             G. Fairhurst
                                                   University of Aberdeen
                                                              D. Grossman
                                                           Motorola, Inc.
                                                                R. Ludwig
                                                        Ericsson Research
                                                               J. Mahdavi
                                                            G. Montenegro
                                    Sun Microsystems Laboratories, Europe
                                                                 J. Touch
                                                                  L. Wood
                                                            Cisco Systems
                                                                June 2004

                 Advice for Internet Subnetwork Designers

This seems to bust the five-authors suggestion by a significant 
number. Are each of these people really responsible for all of the 
content? Given Phil's designation as "Ed." on the top line, it seems 
likely that the author-name-padding should be removed.

--Paul Hoffman, Director
--VPN Consortium

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