Network Working GroupJ. Reschke
Internet-Draftgreenbytes
Obsoletes: 2731 (if approved)August 20, 2009
Intended status: Informational
Expires: February 21, 2010

RFC 2731 is Obsolete

draft-reschke-rfc2731bis-02

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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.

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1. Introduction

[RFC2731] defines "Encoding Dublin Core Metadata in HTML". Newer specifications published by the Dublin Core Metadata Initiative (DCMI), in particular "Expressing Dublin Core metadata using HTML/XHTML meta and link elements" (DC-HTML, <http://dublincore.org/documents/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. Informative References

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

A. Related Discussion on DC-ARCHITECTURE Mailing list (to be removed by RFC Editor before publication)

This proposal has been discussed and approved on the DC-ARCHITECTURE mailing list (<DC-ARCHITECTURE@JISCMAIL.AC.UK>, <https://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/cgi-bin/webadmin?A2=DC-ARCHITECTURE;XwVOng;20090818152516%2B0200>).

Author's Address

Julian F. Reschke
greenbytes GmbH
Hafenweg 16
Muenster, NW 48155
Germany
EMail: julian.reschke@greenbytes.de
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