ISSUE: Danger of excessively narrow technology focus not mentioned

Harald Tveit Alvestrand harald at
Tue Jun 10 09:29:36 CEST 2003

Section 2.1 of the problem document again....

ISSUE: The problem identified in [WRONG] as "Technology Focus is Designing 
for stagnation" is not reflected here, or anywhere else.

SUGGESTED RESOLUTION: Add a bullet to the list:

 o On the other hand, focusing on a too-narrow scope of technology will 
blinker the IETF's view of "the good of the Internet", and will harm the 
long-term goal of making the Internet useful; this argues for allowing a 
relatively wide range of topics to be worked on in the IETF; 
cross-fertilization has always been one of the IETF's strengths.

again, [WRONG] is at

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