Using GitHub at the IETF

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Author Martin Thomson 
Last updated 2019-08-18 (latest revision 2019-02-14)
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This document describes best practices for working groups that use GitHub for their work. Note to Readers Discussion of this document takes place on the GitHub@ietf mailing list (, which is archived at [1].


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