[rfc-i] RFCs and Internet Drafts are not always delivered by MIME

Bob Braden braden at ISI.EDU
Tue Nov 4 10:09:01 PST 2008

At 09:24 AM 11/4/2008, Paul Hoffman wrote:
>At 12:28 AM -0800 11/4/08, Joe Touch wrote:
> >Text/plain is ASCII
>Why is that relevant? The RFC Editor mostly delivers RFCs over FTP, which 
>does not use MIME.

Actually, we have been pursuing a long-term effort to make http the default 
in call cases, although
we intend to continue to support ftp.

Bob Braden

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