[rfc-i] I need your "good" RFCs

Joseph Touch touch at strayalpha.com
Thu Feb 11 20:36:54 PST 2021



> On Feb 11, 2021, at 1:50 PM, Wes Hardaker <wjhns1 at hardakers.net> wrote:
> 
> 
> Good folks,
> 
> I'm looking for people's favorite RFCs with respect to readability and
> understand-ability.  

RFC793 remains a great model for how to spec a protocol - including defining the internal state machine AND the abstract API.

Especially because it predates the decision* that APIs weren’t part of protocols.

Joe

* regrettably and incorrectly.


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