The application/pdf Media Type
RFC 8118

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Document history

Date Rev. By Action
2017-03-17 05 (System)
Received changes through RFC Editor sync (created alias RFC 8118, changed abstract to 'The Portable Document Format (PDF) is an ISO standard (ISO 32000-1:2008 ...
2017-03-17 05 (System) RFC published
2017-03-10 05 (System) RFC Editor state changed to AUTH48-DONE from AUTH48
2017-03-02 05 (System) RFC Editor state changed to AUTH48 from RFC-EDITOR
2017-03-01 05 (System) RFC Editor state changed to RFC-EDITOR from EDIT
2017-02-28 05 (System) IANA Action state changed to RFC-Ed-Ack from Waiting on RFC Editor
2017-02-28 05 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on RFC Editor from Waiting on Authors
2017-02-27 05 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on Authors from In Progress
2017-02-27 05 (System) RFC Editor state changed to EDIT
2017-02-27 05 (System) IESG state changed to RFC Ed Queue from Approved-announcement sent
2017-02-27 05 (System) Announcement was received by RFC Editor
2017-02-27 05 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress
2017-02-27 05 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to Approved-announcement sent from IESG Evaluation::AD Followup
2017-02-27 05 Amy Vezza IESG has approved the document
2017-02-27 05 Amy Vezza Closed "Approve" ballot
2017-02-27 05 Amy Vezza Ballot approval text was generated
2017-02-27 05 Alexey Melnikov RFC Editor Note was cleared
2017-02-27 05 Alexey Melnikov Ballot writeup was changed
2017-02-27 05 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot comment]

Thanks for handling my discuss point. I think the
security considerations text now seems sufficient.
Though I would still encourage adding some more ...
2017-02-27 05 Stephen Farrell [Ballot Position Update] Position for Stephen Farrell has been changed to No Objection from Discuss
2017-02-26 05 Alexey Melnikov IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation::AD Followup from IESG Evaluation::Revised I-D Needed
2017-02-24 05 Alexey Melnikov IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation::Revised I-D Needed from IESG Evaluation::AD Followup
2017-02-23 05 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Followup from Revised ID Needed
2017-02-23 05 Larry Masinter New version available: draft-hardy-pdf-mime-05.txt
2017-02-23 05 (System) New version approved
2017-02-23 05 (System)
Request for posting confirmation emailed to previous authors: Duff Johnson <duff.johnson@pdfa.org>, Dejan Markovic <dmarkovi@adobe.com>, Larry Masinter ...
2017-02-23 05 Larry Masinter Uploaded new revision
2016-10-15 04 Alexey Melnikov IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation::Revised I-D Needed from IESG Evaluation::AD Followup
2016-09-05 04 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot discuss]

I have one remaining thing I'd like to discuss about this
draft that I don't think was answered in Larry's ...
2016-09-05 04 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot comment]

My old comment and discuss point-2 below. I think
Larry answered opint-2 well enough in [2].

I'd suggest adding a reference to ...
2016-09-05 04 Stephen Farrell Ballot comment and discuss text updated for Stephen Farrell
2016-09-04 04 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Followup from Revised ID Needed
2016-09-04 04 Larry Masinter IANA Review state changed to Version Changed - Review Needed from IANA OK - Actions Needed
2016-09-04 04 Larry Masinter New version available: draft-hardy-pdf-mime-04.txt
2016-09-01 03 Cindy Morgan IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation::Revised I-D Needed from IESG Evaluation
2016-09-01 03 Alexey Melnikov RFC Editor Note was changed
2016-09-01 03 Alexey Melnikov RFC Editor Note for ballot was generated
2016-09-01 03 Alexey Melnikov RFC Editor Note for ballot was generated
2016-09-01 03 Jari Arkko [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Jari Arkko
2016-09-01 03 Benoit Claise [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Benoit Claise
2016-08-31 03 Joel Jaeggli [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Joel Jaeggli
2016-08-31 03 Ben Campbell
[Ballot comment]
I agree with all the security comments. I also agree with Suresh that the paragraph numbers are distracting. While they may be useful ...
2016-08-31 03 Ben Campbell [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Ben Campbell
2016-08-31 03 Alvaro Retana [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Alvaro Retana
2016-08-31 03 Alissa Cooper [Ballot comment]
Agree with others' comments about the security considerations.
2016-08-31 03 Alissa Cooper [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Alissa Cooper
2016-08-31 03 Dan Romascanu Request for Telechat review by GENART Completed: Ready. Reviewer: Dan Romascanu.
2016-08-31 03 Mirja Kühlewind
[Ballot comment]
I agree with others that the security section doesn't provide much: it neither describes how attacks could look like, nor how to ...
2016-08-31 03 Mirja Kühlewind [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Mirja Kühlewind
2016-08-30 03 Suresh Krishnan [Ballot comment]
Why are there "<x>" paragraph numbers in this document? They feel distracting.
2016-08-30 03 Suresh Krishnan [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Suresh Krishnan
2016-08-30 03 Terry Manderson [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Terry Manderson
2016-08-30 03 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot discuss]

I have two things I'd like to discuss about this
draft:

(1) section 3: Are there any potential security issues
with namedest ...
2016-08-30 03 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot comment]

- section 4: why no reference for PDF/A? I'd have
thought that was the most important one for which a good
reference ...
2016-08-30 03 Stephen Farrell [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Stephen Farrell
2016-08-30 03 Kathleen Moriarty [Ballot Position Update] Position for Kathleen Moriarty has been changed to No Objection from No Record
2016-08-30 03 Kathleen Moriarty
[Ballot comment]
In the Security considerations, the text starts off saying:

  The PDF file format allows several constructs which may compromise
  security if ...
2016-08-30 03 Kathleen Moriarty Ballot comment text updated for Kathleen Moriarty
2016-08-30 03 Deborah Brungard [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Deborah Brungard
2016-08-29 03 Spencer Dawkins [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Spencer Dawkins
2016-08-25 03 Jean Mahoney Request for Telechat review by GENART is assigned to Dan Romascanu
2016-08-11 03 Alexey Melnikov Telechat date has been changed to 2016-09-01 from 2016-08-18
2016-08-10 03 (System) IANA Review state changed to IANA OK - Actions Needed from Version Changed - Review Needed
2016-08-04 03 Alexey Melnikov IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation from IESG Evaluation::Revised I-D Needed
2016-08-04 03 Alexey Melnikov [Ballot comment]
A reply to SecDir review is needed from editors.
2016-08-04 03 Alexey Melnikov Ballot comment text updated for Alexey Melnikov
2016-08-04 03 Alexey Melnikov Ballot has been issued
2016-08-04 03 Alexey Melnikov [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Alexey Melnikov
2016-08-04 03 Alexey Melnikov Created "Approve" ballot
2016-08-04 03 Alexey Melnikov Ballot writeup was changed
2016-08-04 03 Alexey Melnikov Authors promised me another revision.
2016-08-04 03 Alexey Melnikov IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation::Revised I-D Needed from Waiting for Writeup
2016-08-01 03 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR Completed: Ready. Reviewer: Rick Casarez.
2016-07-21 03 Alexey Melnikov Changed consensus to Yes from Unknown
2016-07-21 03 Alexey Melnikov Placed on agenda for telechat - 2016-08-18
2016-07-21 03 (System) IESG state changed to Waiting for Writeup from In Last Call
2016-07-19 03 Larry Masinter IANA Review state changed to Version Changed - Review Needed from IANA OK - Actions Needed
2016-07-19 03 Larry Masinter New version available: draft-hardy-pdf-mime-03.txt
2016-07-18 02 (System) IANA Review state changed to IANA OK - Actions Needed from IANA - Review Needed
2016-07-18 02 Sabrina Tanamal
(Via drafts-lastcall-comment@iana.org): IESG/Authors/WG Chairs:

IANA has completed its review of draft-hardy-pdf-mime-02.txt. If any part of this review is inaccurate, please ...
2016-07-15 02 Dan Romascanu Request for Last Call review by GENART Completed: Ready. Reviewer: Dan Romascanu.
2016-07-14 02 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR Completed: Has Issues. Reviewer: Phillip Hallam-Baker.
2016-06-29 02 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR is assigned to Rick Casarez
2016-06-23 02 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Dan Romascanu
2016-06-23 02 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Phillip Hallam-Baker
2016-06-23 02 Amy Vezza IANA Review state changed to IANA - Review Needed
2016-06-23 02 Amy Vezza
The following Last Call announcement was sent out:

From: The IESG <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>
To: "IETF-Announce" <ietf-announce@ietf.org>
CC: alexey ...
2016-06-23 02 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to In Last Call from Last Call Requested
2016-06-23 02 Alexey Melnikov Last call was requested
2016-06-23 02 Alexey Melnikov Last call announcement was generated
2016-06-23 02 Alexey Melnikov Ballot approval text was generated
2016-06-23 02 Alexey Melnikov Ballot writeup was generated
2016-06-23 02 Alexey Melnikov IESG state changed to Last Call Requested from AD Evaluation
2016-06-23 02 Alexey Melnikov IESG state changed to AD Evaluation from Publication Requested
2016-06-23 02 Alexey Melnikov IESG state changed to Publication Requested from AD is watching::AD Followup
2016-06-08 02 Alexey Melnikov My AD review comments were addressed in the latest version.
2016-06-06 02 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Followup from Revised ID Needed
2016-06-06 02 Larry Masinter New version available: draft-hardy-pdf-mime-02.txt
2016-05-13 01 Alexey Melnikov
My AD review:

Need to split references into Normative and Informative.

What is "the default user space coordinate system"?
(Are coordinate values in fragments measured ...
2016-05-13 01 Alexey Melnikov IESG state changed to AD is watching::Revised I-D Needed from AD is watching
2016-04-10 01 Alexey Melnikov IESG process started in state AD is watching
2016-04-08 01 Alexey Melnikov Intended Status changed to Informational from None
2016-04-08 01 Alexey Melnikov Stream changed to IETF from None
2016-04-08 01 Alexey Melnikov Shepherding AD changed to Alexey Melnikov
2016-04-07 01 Larry Masinter New version available: draft-hardy-pdf-mime-01.txt
2014-07-21 00 Larry Masinter New version available: draft-hardy-pdf-mime-00.txt