Considering availability of free software when evaluating Draft Standards

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Author Brian Carpenter 
Last updated 2007-11-05
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This draft responds to a request for input by the IPR WG Chair. It proposes that the IETF's criteria for evaluating Draft Standard specifications should preferably include the availability of free software.


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