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Re: Effort to change IETF's copying conditions for RFCs

Scripsit Simon Josefsson <jas@extundo.com>

> I received some feedback from the IPR WG, resulting in this wording:

>         The Contributor grants third parties the right to
> 	copy and distribute the Contribution, with or without
> 	modification, in any medium, without royalty.  The IETF
> 	requests that any citation or excerpt of unmodified text
> 	reference the RFC or other document from which the text is
> 	derived. If the text is modified in any way other than
> 	translation, any claim of endorsement by the IETF or status
> 	within its document series must be removed.

> This doesn't mention the copyright notice, but if the IETF is
> satisfied with that wording, I think it is fine for me as well.
> Is that license acceptable to the Debian community?

I think it is fine.

Henning Makholm                      "The compile-time type checker for this
                           language has proved to be a valuable filter which
                      traps a significant proportion of programming errors."

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