Skip to main content

Early Review of draft-ietf-dhc-dhcpv6-failover-protocol-03

Request Review of draft-ietf-dhc-dhcpv6-failover-protocol
Requested revision No specific revision (document currently at 06)
Type Early Review
Team Internet Area Directorate (intdir)
Deadline 2016-12-21
Requested 2016-12-06
Requested by Bernie Volz
Authors Tomek Mrugalski , Kim Kinnear
I-D last updated 2016-12-23
Completed reviews Intdir Early review of -03 by Carlos J. Bernardos (diff)
Genart Last Call review of -04 by Christer Holmberg (diff)
Opsdir Last Call review of -03 by Carlos Pignataro (diff)
Assignment Reviewer Carlos J. Bernardos
State Completed
Request Early review on draft-ietf-dhc-dhcpv6-failover-protocol by Internet Area Directorate Assigned
Reviewed revision 03 (document currently at 06)
Result Ready
Completed 2016-12-23
I am an assigned INT directorate reviewer for
draft-ietf-dhc-dhcpv6-failover-protocol-03. These comments were written
primarily for the benefit of the Internet Area Directors. Document editors and
shepherd(s) should treat these comments just like they would treat comments
from any other IETF contributors and resolve them along with any other Last
Call comments that have been received. For more details on the INT Directorate,

I'm not an expert in DHCPv6, so please consider this review as a light one.
Keeping this in mind, please find my review below.

Overall, I have not found any issue. I think the document is quite complete and
deep. Actually, my main overall comment is that it is sometimes a bit hard to
follow, due to its length and level of complexity. Since a protocol
specification has to be precise, my only recommendation to address this would
be to consider adding some figures in Section 4, for the reader to get a first
overall idea.

Question: is there any implementation available, so some experience gained from
it can be reported (maybe as an annex)?