Network Working GroupJ. Reschke
Internet-Draftgreenbytes
Obsoletes: 2731 (if approved)June 1, 2009
Intended status: Informational
Expires: December 3, 2009

RFC 2731 is Obsolete

draft-reschke-rfc2731bis-00

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Abstract

This document recommends that RFC 2731, on Encoding Dublin Core Metadata in HTML, be reclassified as Historic, as further development of this specification has moved to the Dublin Core Metadata Initiative.

1. Introduction

[RFC2731] defines "Encoding Dublin Core Metadata in HTML". Newer specifications published by the Dublin Core Metadata Initiative (DCMI), in particular [DC-HTML], have obsoleted this work.

2. Recommendation to Reclassify RFC 2731

This document recommends that the IESG reclassify [RFC2731] as Historic.

3. Security Considerations

There are no security considerations related to this document.

4. IANA Considerations

There are no IANA considerations related to this document.

5. References

5.1 Normative References

[DC-HTML]
Johnston, P. and A. Powell, “Expressing Dublin Core metadata using HTML/XHTML meta and link elements”, Dublin Core Metadata Initiative, August 2008, <http://dublincore.org/documents/2008/08/04/dc-html/>.

5.2 Informative References

[RFC2731]
Kunze, J., “Encoding Dublin Core Metadata in HTML”, RFC 2731, December 1999.

Author's Address

Julian F. Reschke
greenbytes GmbH
Hafenweg 16
Muenster, NW 48155
Germany
EMail: julian.reschke@greenbytes.de
URI: http://greenbytes.de/tech/webdav/