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OSPFv3 Instance ID Registry Update

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From: The IESG <>
To: IETF-Announce <>
Cc: RFC Editor <>,
    ospf mailing list <>,
    ospf chair <>
Subject: Protocol Action: 'OSPFv3 Instance ID Registry Update' to Proposed Standard (draft-ietf-ospf-ospfv3-iid-registry-update-04.txt)

The IESG has approved the following document:
- 'OSPFv3 Instance ID Registry Update'
  (draft-ietf-ospf-ospfv3-iid-registry-update-04.txt) as Proposed

This document is the product of the Open Shortest Path First IGP Working

The IESG contact persons are Stewart Bryant and Adrian Farrel.

A URL of this Internet Draft is:

Ballot Text

Technical Summary

    This draft modifies the "OSPFv3 Instand ID Address Family Values"
    IANA registry to have IDs 192-255 designated for "Private Use"
    as described in RFC 5226.

Working Group Summary

    The new range is for applications that do not justify a standards
    track OSPFv3 Instance ID allocation. An example would be "Routing
    for IPv4-embedded IPv6 Packets" -

Document Quality

    The document is short and to the point. It satisfies its
    intended purpose.

    Acee Lindem is the document shepherd and Stewart Bryant is the
    responsible AD.

RFC Editor Note