[standards-jig] XML use in the IETF

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at jabber.org
Wed May 1 19:27:29 UTC 2002

Marshall Rose has brought the following document to my attention:


The title says it all: "Guidelines for the Use of XML within IETF
Protocols". Given that the Jabber protocol may someday become an IETF
protocol, it might behoove us to become familiar with this document.

There is also an associated mailing list (seems to be high-level and


I know Jer is planning to post to that list regarding the Jabber
community's experience with XML, so don't all flame the authors
simultaneously. :)


Peter Saint-Andre
email+jabber: stpeter at jabber.org
weblog: http://www.saint-andre.com/blog/

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