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Re: Working Group Last Call: draft-ietf-sieve-refuse-reject-05.txt

2008-02-13 13:19:14

On Feb 13, 2008, at 10:40 AM, Alexey Melnikov wrote:

Ned Freed wrote:

First, a process issue: This document references RFC 2033 (LMTP) normatively. I have no problem with this but I don't believe the rules allow us to have a normative reference to a informational protocol specification. We're going to
have to ask for an exception to be made.

Indeed. I was also thinking about revising LMTP spec to move it to Standard Track, but it is sufficiently low on my list of IETF priorities.

At the Vancouver IETF, both Lisa and Chris indicated that it would be straightforward to get a variance for this. (As I understand, it requires the IESG to sign off on the variance?)