tn3270 is a widely used protocol but also a venerable one, so it is a little
surprising that the IETF is to register a provisional URI for it at this stage.
I have always seen it as an IBM protocol, and while that is no bar to being
an RFC - there are plenty of Cisco or Microsoft parallels - I am somewhat
surprised that the I-D contains no hint thereof; it does seem discourteous for
IBM not to appear in some guise, or perhaps I am missing something.
The provenance of the editor is unknown to
me - and of course, once an RFC has been through the IETF processes,
then the editorship is an irrelevance - but I am concerned that I have
no awareness of the contact provided as the scheme 'Author/Change controller',
no track record, no affiliation, a gmail address. This seems more than
discourtesy, this seems wrong.
As such, I believe that this I-D should not progress to an RFC.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Mykyta Yevstifeyev" <evnikita2(_at_)gmail(_dot_)com>
To: "IETF Discussion" <ietf(_at_)ietf(_dot_)org>;
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Sent: Wednesday, January 05, 2011 6:20 AM
Subject: FYI: Last Call On draft-yevstifeyev-tn3270-uri-12
That is FYI. Any comments are welcome. Excuses if you receive multiple
copies of this. Mykyta.
Date: Tue, 04 Jan 2011 09:52:23 -0800
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Subject: Last Call:<draft-yevstifeyev-tn3270-uri-12.txt> (The tn3270
Uniform Resource Identifier Scheme) to Informational RFC
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