[rfc-i] FYI sub-series and RFC 1150 - proposal to update

SM sm at resistor.net
Thu Apr 21 13:19:38 PDT 2011

At 12:17 21-04-2011, Peter Saint-Andre wrote:
>Yes, that's a helpful document. Personally I don't see why that one
>can't be just an Informational RFC outside the FYI series.

It can be.  BTW, it is unusual to obsolete a sub-series identifier.

>And that would be all and only the IESG, given that FYIs were (as I
>understand it) to be published from within the IETF User Services Area,
>which disappeared in 2002.

Yes.  I don't know if the ISE wants to make use that sub-series.  It 
may end up being a hassle.

At 12:19 21-04-2011, Russ Housley wrote:
>The IESG is the stream approver for the IETF stream.
>The FYI designation was created for a portion of what is now known 
>as the IETF stream.

Kill the FYI designation as it fits under OBE. :-)


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