Cancel-Locks in Netnews articles

The information below is for an old version of the document
Document Type None Internet-Draft (individual in art area)
Last updated 2017-09-28 (latest revision 2017-09-13)
Replaces draft-ietf-usefor-cancel-lock
Stream IETF
Intended RFC status Proposed Standard
Expired & archived
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Stream WG state (None)
Document shepherd Julien ÉLIE
Shepherd write-up Show (last changed 2017-05-30)
IESG IESG state Unknown state
Consensus Boilerplate Yes
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Responsible AD Alexey Melnikov
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This document defines an extension to the Netnews Article Format that may be used to authenticate the cancelling and superseding of existing articles. If approved, this document updates RFC5537.


Michael Bäuerle (

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