[xmppwg] possible charter text

Eric Rescorla ekr at rtfm.com
Sat Mar 21 14:18:39 CDT 2009


On Sat, Mar 21, 2009 at 11:55 AM, Dirk Meyer <dmeyer at tzi.de> wrote:
> Eric Rescorla wrote:
>> Actually, I doubt very much that Peter will be the chair of the WG.
>> It's extraordinarily inconvenient to have the chair be the main document
>> editor.
>
> I did not know that.

Well, obviously this is up to the ADs, not me, but that's my experience
with IETF practice. Certainly, I didn't find it that convenient to be
TLS WG chair and editor of TLS 1.2.


>> I don't expect to be the chair of the WG either--I'm just helping out with
>> the BOF. It's for the IESG to decide who will be chairs if the WG is
>> approved.
>
> But should be two names as proposed chairs in the charter for the BOF?

In my experience the chairs are generally selected once the IESG decides
to charter the group.

-Ekr


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