The Binary Floor Control Protocol (BFCP)
RFC 4582

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Document history

Date Rev. By Action
2018-12-20
06 (System)
Received changes through RFC Editor sync (changed abstract to 'Floor control is a means to manage joint or exclusive access to shared resources in a ...
2015-10-14
06 (System) Notify list changed from adam@nostrum.com, alan.johnston@mci.com, gonzalo.camarilla@ericsson.com to gonzalo.camarilla@ericsson.com, adam@nostrum.com
2012-08-22
06 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the Yes position for Allison Mankin
2012-08-22
06 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Sam Hartman
2012-08-22
06 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Ted Hardie
2006-12-06
06 Amy Vezza State Changes to RFC Published from RFC Ed Queue by Amy Vezza
2006-12-06
06 Amy Vezza [Note]: 'RFC 4582' added by Amy Vezza
2006-11-22
06 (System) RFC published
2006-05-26
06 Cullen Jennings Shepherding AD has been changed to Cullen Jennings from Allison Mankin
2005-12-23
06 Amy Vezza State Changes to RFC Ed Queue from Approved-announcement sent by Amy Vezza
2005-12-20
06 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to Approved-announcement sent
2005-12-20
06 Amy Vezza IESG has approved the document
2005-12-20
06 Amy Vezza Closed "Approve" ballot
2005-12-16
06 Allison Mankin State Changes to Approved-announcement to be sent from IESG Evaluation::AD Followup by Allison Mankin
2005-12-16
06 Sam Hartman [Ballot Position Update] Position for Sam Hartman has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Sam Hartman
2005-12-12
06 Ted Hardie [Ballot Position Update] Position for Ted Hardie has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Ted Hardie
2005-12-01
06 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-xcon-bfcp-06.txt
2005-10-05
06 Allison Mankin [Ballot Position Update] Position for Allison Mankin has been changed to Yes from Discuss by Allison Mankin
2005-09-10
06 Allison Mankin State Changes to IESG Evaluation::AD Followup from IESG Evaluation by Allison Mankin
2005-09-10
06 Allison Mankin State Changes to IESG Evaluation from Waiting for AD Go-Ahead by Allison Mankin
2005-09-10
06 Allison Mankin Note field has been cleared by Allison Mankin
2005-09-02
06 (System) State has been changed to Waiting for AD Go-Ahead from In Last Call by system
2005-09-02
06 (System) Removed from agenda for telechat - 2005-09-01
2005-09-01
06 Brian Carpenter
[Ballot comment]
Comment from John Loughney

Intro says:

  The Requirements for Floor Control Protocol [10] list a set of
  requirements that need to ...
2005-09-01
06 Alex Zinin [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Alex Zinin by Alex Zinin
2005-09-01
06 Michelle Cotton
IANA Last Call Comments:
Upon approval of this document the IANA will create a new registry for Binary Floor Control Protocol (BFCP) Parameters.  There ...
2005-09-01
06 Michelle Cotton
[Note]: 'Last Call will end 9/2.  The companion mmusic document
got its Last Call ending 9/1 and this one slipped over to ...
2005-09-01
06 Bill Fenner [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Bill Fenner by Bill Fenner
2005-09-01
06 Mark Townsley [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Mark Townsley by Mark Townsley
2005-09-01
06 Bert Wijnen [Ballot Position Update] Position for Bert Wijnen has been changed to No Objection from Undefined by Bert Wijnen
2005-09-01
06 Bert Wijnen
[Ballot comment]
I think that this informative reference:
  [13]  Camarillo, G., "Session Description Protocol (SDP) Format for
        Binary Floor ...
2005-09-01
06 Bert Wijnen [Ballot Position Update] New position, Undefined, has been recorded for Bert Wijnen by Bert Wijnen
2005-09-01
06 David Kessens [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for David Kessens by David Kessens
2005-09-01
06 Brian Carpenter
[Ballot comment]
Comment from John Loghney

Intro says:

  The Requirements for Floor Control Protocol [10] list a set of
  requirements that need to ...
2005-09-01
06 Jon Peterson [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Jon Peterson by Jon Peterson
2005-08-31
06 Ted Hardie
[Ballot discuss]
The document says that it fulfills the requirements of draft-ietf-xcon-floor-control-req, but the draft
has apparently expired. 

The document describes the USER-URI field ...
2005-08-31
06 Russ Housley
[Ballot comment]
Sam Hartman and I had a long discussion about this document, and
  we decided that it would be best if only one ...
2005-08-31
06 Ted Hardie [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Ted Hardie by Ted Hardie
2005-08-31
06 Sam Hartman
[Ballot discuss]
Section 5.2 says:
> Length: this 8-bit field contains the length of the attribute in
> bytes, excluding any padding defined for ...
2005-08-31
06 Russ Housley
[Ballot comment]
Sam Hartman and I had a long discussion about this document, and
  we decided that it would be best if only one ...
2005-08-31
06 Russ Housley [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Russ Housley by Russ Housley
2005-08-31
06 Sam Hartman
[Ballot discuss]
Section 5.2 says:
>  Length: this 8-bit field contains the length of the attribute in
>  bytes, excluding any padding defined for ...
2005-08-31
06 Sam Hartman [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Sam Hartman by Sam Hartman
2005-08-29
06 Scott Hollenbeck
[Ballot comment]
The document uses the word "byte" in many places to describe things like pad values.  While I'll agree that a byte ...
2005-08-29
06 Scott Hollenbeck [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Scott Hollenbeck by Scott Hollenbeck
2005-08-26
06 Brian Carpenter [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Brian Carpenter by Brian Carpenter
2005-08-25
06 Allison Mankin
[Ballot discuss]
I'll hold this Discuss just because the IESG agenda is 9/1 and the Last Call closure is 9/2.
I timed ...
2005-08-25
06 Allison Mankin [Ballot Position Update] Position for Allison Mankin has been changed to Discuss from Yes by Allison Mankin
2005-08-25
06 Allison Mankin
[Note]: 'Last Call will end 9/2.  The companion mmusic document
got its Last Call ending 9/1 and this one slipped over to ...
2005-08-25
06 Allison Mankin
[Note]: 'Last Call will end 9/2.  I will hold Discuss for the one day.  The companion document
got its Last Call ending 9/1 ...
2005-08-25
06 Allison Mankin Last call sent
2005-08-25
06 Allison Mankin State Changes to In Last Call from IESG Evaluation by Allison Mankin
2005-08-25
06 Allison Mankin State Changes to IESG Evaluation from In Last Call by Allison Mankin
2005-08-25
06 Allison Mankin Placed on agenda for telechat - 2005-09-01 by Allison Mankin
2005-08-25
06 Allison Mankin [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Allison Mankin
2005-08-25
06 Allison Mankin Ballot has been issued by Allison Mankin
2005-08-25
06 Allison Mankin Created "Approve" ballot
2005-08-19
06 Michael Lee State Changes to In Last Call from Last Call Requested by Michael Lee
2005-08-18
06 Allison Mankin State Changes to Last Call Requested from AD Evaluation by Allison Mankin
2005-08-18
06 Allison Mankin Last Call was requested by Allison Mankin
2005-08-18
06 (System) Ballot writeup text was added
2005-08-18
06 (System) Last call text was added
2005-08-18
06 (System) Ballot approval text was added
2005-08-01
06 Allison Mankin Draft Added by Allison Mankin in state AD Evaluation
2005-07-20
05 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-xcon-bfcp-05.txt
2005-05-04
04 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-xcon-bfcp-04.txt
2005-01-10
03 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-xcon-bfcp-03.txt
2004-10-28
02 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-xcon-bfcp-02.txt
2004-08-19
01 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-xcon-bfcp-01.txt
2004-07-13
00 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-xcon-bfcp-00.txt