My thoughts about the problems of the IETF
kempf at docomolabs-usa.com
Thu Apr 17 11:12:49 CEST 2003
> > There seems to be a common misconception in IETF that people can't
> > appeal a WG or IESG decision based on technical grounds. RFC 2026 is
> > quite clear that this is possible.
> This is no misconception. Regardless of what some document might
> IESG will not overrule the "responsible" AD on technical grounds,
> IAB will only overrule the IESG if there are egregious process
Though I do not intend to go into any details (nor would it be proper
for me to do so), the IAB's decision in the recent KRE appeal was not
based on process grounds. The IAB found no egregious process violations
in that case.
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