Characterization of Proposed Standards (RFC7127)
Original Publication Date: 2014-Jan-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2014-Jan-30
Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)
O. Kolkman: AUTHOR [+3]
In the two decades after publication of RFC 2026 [RFC2026], the IETF has evolved its review processes of Proposed Standard RFCs, and thus Section 4.1.1 of RFC 2026 no longer accurately describes IETF Proposed Standards.
Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) O. Kolkman Request for Comments: 7127 NLnet Labs BCP: 9 S. Bradner Updates: 2026 Harvard University Category: Best Current Practice S. Turner ISSN: 2070-1721 IECA, Inc. January 2014
Characterization of Proposed Standards
RFC 2026 describes the review performed by the Internet Engineering Steering Group (IESG) on IETF Proposed Standard RFCs and characterizes the maturity level of those documents. This document updates RFC 2026 by providing a current and more accurate characterization of Proposed Standards.
Status of This Memo
This memo documents an Internet Best Current Practice.
This document is a product of the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF). It has been approved for publication by the Internet Engineering Steering Group (IESG). Further information on BCPs is available in Section 2 of RFC 5741.
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RFC 7127 Characterization of Proposed Standards January 2014
Table of Contents
1. Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 2. IETF Review of Proposed Standards . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 3. Characterization of Specifications . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 3.1. Characterization of IETF Proposed Standard Specifications 3 3.2. Characterist...