At 11:50 AM 1/18/2004, Christian Huitema wrote:
> Yes. So let's consciously endeavor to ensure that sigificant
> non-standards documents -- responsible position papers, white papers,
> new ideas, etc. -- become RFCs. (Making Internet Drafts into an
> archival series seems like a terrible idea to me, but that is a
> different topic.)
I could not agree more!
Obviously, we need some amount of peer review before a "white paper
draft" becomes a "white paper RFC", but I guess we know how to do that.
I agree with this as well. I think it is important to keep the RFC series
available for significant non-standards documents and IETF standards.