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Requirements for Improvements to the IETF Email List Archiving, Web-Based Browsing, and Search Tool (RFC7842)

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Original Publication Date: 2016-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2016-Apr-07
Document File: 14 page(s) / 13K

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

R. Sparks: AUTHOR

Abstract

The IETF email archive search tool, as specified in [RFC6778]) and available at [mailarch], has been in use for nearly two years. During that time, there have been repeated requests for several improvements. This memo captures the requirements for a concerted development effort to provide those improvements.

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Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)                         R. Sparks Request for Comments: 7842                                        Oracle Category: Informational                                       April 2016 ISSN: 2070-1721

     Requirements for Improvements to the IETF Email List Archiving,                   Web-Based Browsing, and Search Tool

Abstract

   The web-based IETF email archive search tool based on the    requirements captured in RFC 6778 was deployed in January 2014.  This    memo captures the requirements for a set of improvements that have    been identified during its initial years of community use.

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 Engineering Task Force    (IETF).  It represents the consensus of the IETF community.  It has    received public review and has been approved for publication by the    Internet Engineering Steering Group (IESG).  Not all documents    approved by the IESG are 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/rfc7842.

Copyright Notice

   Copyright (c) 2016 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 Simplified BSD License.

Sparks                        Informational                     [Page 1]
 RFC 7842         List Archiving and Search Requirements       April 2016

 Table of Contents

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

   2.  List Search and Archive Tool Improvement Requirements . . . .   2

     2.1.  Viewing by Thread . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   2

     2.2.  Navigation from the Message List View . . . . . . . . . .   3

     2.3.  Navigation from a Single Message  . . . . . . . . . . . .   3

     2.4.  Message List UI . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4

     2.5.  Improve Support for Mobile Devices  . . . . . . . . . . .   5

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