Some Thoughts on the Importance of Modesty and Decorum and the Need for an IETF Code of Conduct

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Author Michael O'Dell 
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Because of the importance of the work done in the IETF, and because of the increasing cultural diversity of the participants, some of whom find our most-unrestrained 'style' hard to accommodate, I believe the time has come for the IETF to adopt a Code of Conduct to govern our interactions.


Michael O'Dell (

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