Thanks to all who have responded to my question, either directly or to
the list. They have been very helpful.
Willie Gillespie wrote:
As someone new to the IETF, how should I go about doing the following?
I want to find some information about IMAP and its extensions. Let's
say I found RFC 1730. How would I know that it had been obsoleted by
RFC 2060 and then by RFC 3501? How do I find the extensions? I don't
necessarily want to search through a list of 5000 entries to find what I
That's where I think a naming scheme like IETF-IMAP would be handy.
Then I could look at a list of IETF-IMAP and see IETF-IMAP-2003 would be
newer than IETF-IMAP-1996.
But that's beside the point. As of right now, how do I find this
information? Is there a handy tool on tools.ietf.org that I should use?
Thanks for your help.
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