[Python-Dev] Obsoleted RFCs

M.-A. Lemburg mal at egenix.com
Sat Jun 8 10:42:21 CEST 2013

On 08.06.2013 09:45, Serhiy Storchaka wrote:
> Here is attached a list of obsoleted RFCs referred in the *.rst, *.txt, *.py, *.c and *.h files. I
> think it would be worthwhile to update the source code and documentation for more modern RFCs.

Thanks for creating such a list.

BTW: What is rfcuse.txt that's mentioned several times in the list ?

> For example for updating RFC3548 to RFC4648 there is an issue #16995.

Given that more recent RFCs tend to introduce new functionality and
sometimes backwards incompatible changes, I think each RFC update would
need to be handled in a separate ticket.

Some updates could probably be done in one go, e.g. RFC 821 -> 2821 ->

Marc-Andre Lemburg

Professional Python Services directly from the Source  (#1, Jun 08 2013)
>>> Python Projects, Consulting and Support ...   http://www.egenix.com/
>>> mxODBC.Zope/Plone.Database.Adapter ...       http://zope.egenix.com/
>>> mxODBC, mxDateTime, mxTextTools ...        http://python.egenix.com/
2013-07-01: EuroPython 2013, Florence, Italy ...           23 days to go
2013-07-16: Python Meeting Duesseldorf ...                 38 days to go

::::: Try our mxODBC.Connect Python Database Interface for free ! ::::::

   eGenix.com Software, Skills and Services GmbH  Pastor-Loeh-Str.48
    D-40764 Langenfeld, Germany. CEO Dipl.-Math. Marc-Andre Lemburg
           Registered at Amtsgericht Duesseldorf: HRB 46611

More information about the Python-Dev mailing list