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PDF Format for RFCs (RFC7995)

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Original Publication Date: 2016-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2016-Dec-17
Document File: 44 page(s) / 45K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

T. Hansen: AUTHOR [+4]

Abstract

The RFC Series is evolving, as outlined in [RFC6949]. Future documents will use a canonical format, XML, with renderings in various formats, including PDF.

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Internet Architecture Board (IAB)                         T. Hansen, Ed. Request for Comments: 7995                             AT&T Laboratories Category: Informational                                      L. Masinter ISSN: 2070-1721                                                 M. Hardy                                                                    Adobe                                                            December 2016

                           PDF Format for RFCs

Abstract

   This document discusses options and requirements for the PDF    rendering of RFCs in the RFC Series, as outlined in RFC 6949.  It    also discusses the use of PDF for Internet-Drafts, and available or    needed software tools for producing and working with PDF.

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 Architecture Board (IAB)    and represents information that the IAB has deemed valuable to    provide for permanent record.  It represents the consensus of the    Internet Architecture Board (IAB).  Documents approved for    publication by the IAB are not a candidate for any level of Internet    Standard; see Section 2 of RFC 7841.

   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/rfc7995.

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.

Hansen, et al.                Informational                     [Page 1]
 RFC 7995                      PDF for RFCs                 December 2016

 Table of Contents

   1. Introduction ....................................................3

   2. Choosing PDF Versions and Standards .............................3

   3. Options and Requirements for PDF RFCs ...........................4

      3.1. "Visible" Requirements .....................................5

           3.1.1. General Visible Requirements ........................5

           3.1.2. Page Size and Margins ...............................5

           3.1.3. He...