Choosing between Informational and Experimental Status

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Author Brian Carpenter 
Last updated 2005-06-09
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This document reproduces the rules for classifying documents as Informational and Experimental from RFC 2026, and amplifies those rules with guidelines relevant to ongoing IESG evaluations. It is not intended to change any of the underlying principles.


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