Lightweight Internet Group Management Protocol Version 3 (IGMPv3) and Multicast Listener Discovery Version 2 (MLDv2) Protocols
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From: The IESG <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: IETF-Announce <email@example.com> Cc: Internet Architecture Board <firstname.lastname@example.org>, RFC Editor <email@example.com>, mboned mailing list <firstname.lastname@example.org>, mboned chair <email@example.com> Subject: Protocol Action: 'Lightweight IGMPv3 and MLDv2 Protocols' to Proposed Standard The IESG has approved the following document: - 'Lightweight IGMPv3 and MLDv2 Protocols ' <draft-ietf-mboned-lightweight-igmpv3-mldv2-06.txt> as a Proposed Standard This document is the product of the MBONE Deployment Working Group. The IESG contact persons are Ron Bonica and Dan Romascanu. A URL of this Internet-Draft is: http://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-ietf-mboned-lightweight-igmpv3-mldv2-06.txt
Technical Summary This document describes lightweight IGMPv3 and MLDv2 protocols (LW- IGMPv3 and LW-MLDv2), which simplify the standard (full) versions of IGMPv3 and MLDv2. The interoperability with the full versions and the previous versions of IGMP and MLD is also taken into account. Working Group Summary This draft has received strong support within the working group and no major controversies were noted. Document Quality Multiple implementations of this specification exist. A number of other vendors have indicated interest/plans to support this specification. Bharat Joshi provided the most extensive comments and questions for the document. Authors addressed the questions and concerns in the document. Otherwise, mailing list traffic regarding this specification has been minimal. There has been extensive comments on this proposal during the working group meetings. Personnel Lenny Giuliano is the Document Shepherd, Ron Bonica is the Responsible Area Director.