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Last Call Review of draft-ietf-salud-alert-info-urns-12

Request Review of draft-ietf-salud-alert-info-urns
Requested revision No specific revision (document currently at 14)
Type Last Call Review
Team General Area Review Team (Gen-ART) (genart)
Deadline 2014-04-25
Requested 2014-04-16
Authors Laura Liess , Roland Jesske , Alan Johnston , Dale R. Worley , Paul Kyzivat
I-D last updated 2014-04-28
Completed reviews Genart Last Call review of -12 by Alexey Melnikov (diff)
Secdir Last Call review of -12 by Matt Lepinski (diff)
Opsdir Last Call review of -12 by Bert Wijnen (diff)
Assignment Reviewer Alexey Melnikov
State Completed
Review review-ietf-salud-alert-info-urns-12-genart-lc-melnikov-2014-04-28
Reviewed revision 12 (document currently at 14)
Result Ready with Nits
Completed 2014-04-28
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Document: draft-ietf-salud-alert-info-urns-12.txt
Reviewer: Alexey Melnikov
Review Date: 27 April 2014
IETF LC End Date: 25 April 2014
IESG Telechat date: (if known) N/A

Summary: Ready with nits/questions.

Major issues:

Minor issues:

13.  User Agent Behaviour

   The User Agent (UA) MUST produce a reasonable rendering regardless of
   the combination of URIs (of any schemes) in the Alert-Info header

This MUST is not well defined to be implementable. How can conformance 

or violation of this requirement can be tested? I suggest you avoid 

using RFC 2119 language here.

Has this been submitted to the urn-nid at mailing list for 2 

weeks review? (as per RFC 3406)

Nits/editorial comments:

 "REQ-4: has been deleted.  To avoid confusion, the number will not be 


 I find this to be rather unusual. Are these requirements used in RFPs?

In Section 7:

date              = [CC] YY [ "-" MM ["-" DD] ]

 Is there a need for having 2 octet years? Are you trying to save some 

bytes here at the expense of extra (albeit minor) complexity?