Last Call: draft-ietf-idnabis-protocol (Internationalized Domain Names in Applications (IDNA): Protocol) to Proposed Standard

SM sm at
Mon Oct 26 08:54:27 CET 2009

Hi John,
At 13:30 25-10-2009, John C Klensin wrote:
>I have not been able to find the 1954 document reference to
>which you refer.

I commented on that off-list as it is not an issue.

>If it is, it was intentional.  Defs does replace some
>definitional material in 3490.  Protocol replaces the protocol
>definition that appears there and the protocol material in
>Nameprep that it references.   For better or worse, there is no

Thank you for the explanation.

>  * Mappings does not now indicate that it obsoletes or
>         updates anything.  I really don't know if that is
>         correct or not, but am personally happy with the
>         situation in which Defs, Protocol, and Tables obsolete
>         3490 and 3491 and Defs points to Mapping for
>         supplemental and non-normative information.

Instead of going for what is correct, I'll settle for leaving Mapping 
as it is as I did not find anything incorrect.


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