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Network Working Group                                         P. Resnick
Internet-Draft                               Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
Obsoletes: 5000 (if approved)                            August 20, 2013
Updates: 2026 (if approved)
Intended status: Best Current Practice
Expires: February 21, 2014


    Retirement of the "Internet Official Protocol Standards" Summary
                                Document
                      draft-resnick-retire-std1-00

Abstract

   This document updates RFC 2026 to no longer use STD 1 as a summary of
   "Internet Official Protocol Standards".  It obsoletes RFC 5000 and
   requests the IESG to move RFC 5000 (and therefore STD 1) to Historic
   status.

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1.  Retiring STD 1

   RFC 2026 [RFC2026] and its predecessors call for the publication of
   an RFC describing the status of IETF protocols:

      The status of Internet protocol and service specifications is
      summarized periodically in an RFC entitled "Internet Official
      Protocol Standards" [1].  This RFC shows the level of maturity and
      other helpful information for each Internet protocol or service
      specification (see section 3).

   The "Internet Official Protocol Standards" document, now as RFC 5000
   [RFC5000], has always been listed in the Internet Standard series as
   STD 1.  However, the document has not been kept up to date in recent
   years, and it has fallen out of use in favor of the online list
   produced by the RFC Editor [STDS-TRK].  The IETF no longer sees the
   need for the document to be maintained.  Therefore, this document
   updates RFC 2026 [RFC2026], effectively removing the above mentioned
   paragraph from section 2.1 that defines the "Internet Official
   Protocol Standards" RFC.  Additionally, this document obsoletes RFC
   5000 [RFC5000], the current incarnation of that document, and
   requests that the IESG move that document (and therefore STD 1) to
   Historic status.

2.  Normative References

   [RFC2026]  Bradner, S., "The Internet Standards Process -- Revision
              3", BCP 9, RFC 2026, October 1996.

   [RFC5000]  Editor, RFC., "Internet Official Protocol Standards", RFC
              5000, May 2008.

   [STDS-TRK]
              RFC Editor, "Official Internet Protocol Standards", .

Author's Address

   Pete Resnick
   Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.
   5775 Morehouse Drive
   San Diego, CA  92121
   US

   Phone: +1 858 6511 4478
   Email: presnick@qti.qualcomm.com



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