Last Call Review of draft-ietf-regext-org-10
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Reviewer: Stewart Bryant
Review Date: 2018-10-08
IETF LC End Date: 2018-10-08
IESG Telechat date: Not scheduled for a telechat
This is a well written document, and ready for publication.
Major issues: None
The RFC 2718 normative reference is a bit strange to one that does not normally work in this area. RFC 2718 has been obsoleted, and this is covered by it being called out in the IETF LC. However RFC 2718 is called out because the text requires a reference to UTF-16, and there is apparently no reference to it other than the obsolete RFC 2718 text. This makes me wonder why this document requires support of the format.
Perhaps a comment on this might be useful to other puzzled readers.
In Section 3.6 the text says: "Loops SHOULD be prohibited."
I am surprised this is not a MUST, since SHOULD means that clients need to make the test whenever they used the repository and were worried about this, whereas MUST would mean that the server makes the test once.
Nits points out an issue with the RFC2119 boiler plate and also a line too long, but these will be fixed by the RFC Editor as a matter of course.