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Definition of an Internet Research Task Force (IRTF) Document Stream (RFC5743)

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Original Publication Date: 2009-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2009-Dec-25
Document File: 18 page(s) / 20K

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

A. Falk: AUTHOR

Abstract

From time to time the Internet Research Task Force (IRTF) [RFC2014] will wish to publish a document in the Internet RFC series. This memo defines the steps required to publish a document in the IRTF RFC stream. Document streams are described in Section 5 of [RFC4844]. Most documents undergoing this process will come from IRTF Research Groups and it is expected that they will be published as Informational or Experimental RFCs by the RFC Editor.

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Internet Research Task Force (IRTF)                              A. Falk Request for Comments: 5743                                          IRTF Category: Informational                                    December 2009 ISSN: 2070-1721

   Definition of an Internet Research Task Force (IRTF) Document Stream

Abstract

   This memo defines the publication stream for RFCs from the Internet    Research Task Force.  Most documents undergoing this process will    come from IRTF Research Groups, and it is expected that they will be    published as Informational or Experimental RFCs by the RFC Editor.

Status of this Memo

   This document is not an Internet Standards Track specification; it is    published for informational purposes.

   This document is a product of the Internet Research Task Force    (IRTF).  The IRTF publishes the results of Internet-related research    and development activities.  These results might not be suitable for    deployment.  Documents approved for publication by the IRSG are not a    candidate for any level of Internet Standard; see Section 2 of RFC    5741.

   Information about the current status of this document, any errata,    and how to provide feedback on it may be obtained at    http://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc5743.

Copyright Notice

   Copyright (c) 2009 IETF Trust and the persons identified as the    document authors.  All rights reserved.

   This document is subject to BCP 78 and the IETF Trust's Legal    Provisions Relating to IETF Documents    (http://trustee.ietf.org/license-info) in effect on the date of    publication of this document.  Please review these documents    carefully, as they describe your rights and restrictions with respect    to this document.  Code Components extracted from this document must    include Simplified BSD License text as described in Section 4.e of    the Trust Legal Provisions and are provided without warranty as    described in the BSD License.

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 Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2

   2.  Approval Process  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3

     2.1.  Research Group Preparation  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3

     2.2.  IRSG Review and Approval  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4

     2.3.  IESG Review . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5

     2.4.  RFC Editor Handling . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5

   3.  Rules for Submission and Use of Material  . . . . . . . . . . . 5

     3.1.  Pro...