GitHub Configuration for IETF Working Groups

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Authors Alissa Cooper  , Paul Hoffman 
Last updated 2019-06-20 (latest revision 2018-12-17)
Replaced by RFC 8875
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at


The use of GitHub in IETF working group processes is increasing. This document describes possible uses and conventions for working groups which are considering starting to use GitHub. It does not mandate any processes, and does not intend to change the processes used by current working groups. Discussion of this document takes place on the ietf-and-github mailing list (, which is archived at < github>.


Alissa Cooper (
Paul Hoffman (

(Note: The e-mail addresses provided for the authors of this Internet-Draft may no longer be valid.)