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Terminology and Requirements for Enhanced Handling of Operational State

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (netmod WG)
Expired & archived
Authors Kent Watsen , Thomas Nadeau
Last updated 2017-12-22 (Latest revision 2016-01-22)
Replaces draft-chairs-netmod-opstate-reqs
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Intended RFC status Informational
Additional resources Mailing list discussion
Stream WG state Submitted to IESG for Publication
Document shepherd Andrew McLachlan
Shepherd write-up Show Last changed 2016-02-02
IESG IESG state Expired (IESG: Dead::Revised I-D Needed)
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Consensus boilerplate Yes
Telechat date (None)
Responsible AD Benoît Claise
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IANA IANA review state IANA OK - No Actions Needed

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This document primarily regards the difference between the intended configuration and the applied configuration of a device and how intended and applied configuration relate to the operational state of a device. This document defines requirements for the applied configuration's data model and its values, as well as for enabling a client to know when a configuration has been fully applied or not, how to access operational state, and how to relate intended configuration nodes to applied configuration and derived state nodes.


Kent Watsen
Thomas Nadeau

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