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General Architectural and Policy Considerations

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This is an older version of an Internet-Draft that was ultimately published as RFC 3426.
Author Sally Floyd
Last updated 2013-03-02 (Latest revision 2002-10-09)
RFC stream Internet Architecture Board (IAB)
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        RFC 3426
        Title:      General Architectural and Policy Considerations
        Author(s):  S. Floyd
        Status:     Informational
        Date:       November 2002
        Pages:      23
        Characters: 54868
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:    None
        I-D Tag:    draft-iab-considerations-03.txt


This document suggests general architectural and policy questions
that the IETF community has to address when working on new standards
and protocols.  We note that this document contains questions to be
addressed, as opposed to guidelines or architectural principles to be

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