[ih] Internet Draft: when and why exactly 6 months?
Rahmat M. Samik-Ibrahim
rms46 at vlsm.org
Tue Aug 21 05:47:21 PDT 2001
Craig Partridge wrote:
> I was involved in creating the 6 month expire rule was created, but I don't
> remember any of the details. I know that the expiration was created to
> encourage working groups to make progress (by making IDs ephemeral, you had
> to either move forward, or have the ID die and, potentially, the WG terminate).
> As to why 6 months, I don't know.
was it around 1990-1992, since you were the USV AD then?
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