Accommodating a Maximum Transit Unit/Maximum Receive Unit (MTU/MRU) Greater Than 1492 in the Point-to-Point Protocol over Ethernet (PPPoE)
RFC 4638

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Document history

Date Rev. By Action
2015-10-14
03 (System) Notify list changed from james.d.carlson@sun.com, parberg@redback.com to james.d.carlson@sun.com
2012-08-22
03 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Dan Romascanu
2012-08-22
03 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Magnus Westerlund
2012-08-22
03 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Lars Eggert
2012-08-22
03 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Russ Housley
2006-11-08
03 (System) Request for Early review by SECDIR is assigned to Donald Eastlake
2006-11-08
03 (System) Request for Early review by SECDIR is assigned to Donald Eastlake
2006-09-21
03 Amy Vezza State Changes to RFC Published from RFC Ed Queue by Amy Vezza
2006-09-21
03 Amy Vezza [Note]: 'RFC 4638' added by Amy Vezza
2006-09-13
03 (System) RFC published
2006-05-31
03 Amy Vezza State Changes to RFC Ed Queue from Approved-announcement sent by Amy Vezza
2006-05-29
03 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to Approved-announcement sent
2006-05-29
03 Amy Vezza IESG has approved the document
2006-05-29
03 Amy Vezza Closed "Approve" ballot
2006-05-26
03 (System) Removed from agenda for telechat - 2006-05-25
2006-05-25
03 Amy Vezza State Changes to Approved-announcement to be sent from IESG Evaluation by Amy Vezza
2006-05-25
03 Lars Eggert [Ballot Position Update] Position for Lars Eggert has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Lars Eggert
2006-05-25
03 Russ Housley [Ballot Position Update] Position for Russ Housley has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Russ Housley
2006-05-25
03 Magnus Westerlund [Ballot Position Update] Position for Magnus Westerlund has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Magnus Westerlund
2006-05-25
03 Lisa Dusseault [Ballot Position Update] Position for Lisa Dusseault has been changed to No Objection from Undefined by Lisa Dusseault
2006-05-25
03 Lisa Dusseault
[Ballot comment]
I share the concerns about interoperability (how the large frames are exchanged) and IANA registry but I'm happy somebody else is already ...
2006-05-25
03 Lisa Dusseault [Ballot Position Update] New position, Undefined, has been recorded for Lisa Dusseault by Lisa Dusseault
2006-05-25
03 Ted Hardie [Ballot Position Update] Position for Ted Hardie has been changed to Abstain from Undefined by Ted Hardie
2006-05-25
03 Dan Romascanu [Ballot Position Update] Position for Dan Romascanu has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Dan Romascanu
2006-05-25
03 Mark Townsley Ballot has been issued by Mark Townsley
2006-05-25
03 Amy Vezza State Changes to IESG Evaluation from Waiting for Writeup::AD Followup by Amy Vezza
2006-05-25
03 David Kessens
[Ballot comment]
The write-up doesn't convince me that there is IETF consensus to move this
work further.

I also keep wondering why the solution ...
2006-05-25
03 David Kessens [Ballot Position Update] New position, Abstain, has been recorded for David Kessens by David Kessens
2006-05-25
03 Jari Arkko
[Ballot comment]
> By default, the Maximum-Receive-Unit (MRU) option MUST follow the
> rules set forward in RFC1661 [2], but MUST NOT be negotiated to ...
2006-05-25
03 Jari Arkko [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Jari Arkko by Jari Arkko
2006-05-24
03 Ted Hardie [Ballot Position Update] New position, Undefined, has been recorded for Ted Hardie by Ted Hardie
2006-05-24
03 Cullen Jennings [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Cullen Jennings by Cullen Jennings
2006-05-24
03 Russ Housley
[Ballot discuss]
I hoped that the work on IEEE 802.3as was going to support the large
  Ethernet frames proposed by this specification.  ...
2006-05-24
03 Russ Housley
[Ballot comment]
A few words of introduction is Section 1 before the list of acronyms
  seems appropriate.  They are simply listed after the ...
2006-05-24
03 Russ Housley
[Ballot discuss]
I hoped that the work on IEEE 802.3as was going to support the large
  Ethernet frames proposed by this specification.  ...
2006-05-24
03 Russ Housley [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Russ Housley by Russ Housley
2006-05-24
03 Dan Romascanu
[Ballot discuss]
The procedure described in this document do not strictly conform
  to IEEE standards for Ethernet packet size, but rely on a widely ...
2006-05-24
03 Dan Romascanu [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Dan Romascanu by Dan Romascanu
2006-05-23
03 Magnus Westerlund
[Ballot discuss]
Section 4.

  Tag-name:  PPP-Max-Payload
  Tag-value:  0x0120
  Tag-length: 2 octets
  Tag-value:  binary encoded value (max PPP payload ...
2006-05-23
03 Lars Eggert
[Ballot discuss]
Section 2, para. 0:

>    The procedure described in this document do not strictly conform
>    to IEEE standards for Ethernet ...
2006-05-23
03 Lars Eggert [Ballot Position Update] Position for Lars Eggert has been changed to Discuss from Undefined by Lars Eggert
2006-05-23
03 Lars Eggert
[Ballot comment]
Section 4., para. 1:

>    If a PPPoE client wants to use a higher MTU/MRU than 1492 octets,
>    then ...
2006-05-23
03 Lars Eggert [Ballot Position Update] New position, Undefined, has been recorded for Lars Eggert by Lars Eggert
2006-05-23
03 Magnus Westerlund [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Magnus Westerlund by Magnus Westerlund
2006-05-10
03 Mark Townsley [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Mark Townsley
2006-05-10
03 Mark Townsley Ballot has been issued by Mark Townsley
2006-05-10
03 Mark Townsley Created "Approve" ballot
2006-05-08
03 Mark Townsley Placed on agenda for telechat - 2006-05-25 by Mark Townsley
2006-05-08
03 Mark Townsley Note field has been cleared by Mark Townsley
2006-03-21
03 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Follow up from New Id Needed
2006-03-21
03 (System) New version available: draft-arberg-pppoe-mtu-gt1492-03.txt
2006-03-09
03 Mark Townsley State Changes to Waiting for Writeup::Revised ID Needed from Waiting for Writeup by Mark Townsley
2006-03-09
03 Mark Townsley State Change Notice email list have been change to james.d.carlson@sun.com, parberg@redback.com from james.d.carlson@sun.com
2006-03-09
03 Mark Townsley Removed from agenda for telechat - 2006-03-16 by Mark Townsley
2006-03-09
03 Mark Townsley [Note]: 'Waiting for new version with LC comments, statement of validity and other nits fixed.' added by Mark Townsley
2006-03-08
03 Mark Townsley
PROTO

1.a) Have the chairs personally reviewed this version of the Internet
    Draft (ID), and in particular, do they believe this ID ...
2006-03-08
03 Mark Townsley Placed on agenda for telechat - 2006-03-16 by Mark Townsley
2006-03-08
03 Mark Townsley Note field has been cleared by Mark Townsley
2006-03-06
03 Mark Townsley [Note]: 'Asked PPP chair for writeup.' added by Mark Townsley
2006-03-02
03 (System) State has been changed to Waiting for Writeup from In Last Call by system
2006-02-24
03 Michelle Cotton IANA Last Call Comments:
No IANA Considerations section.
We understand this document to have NO IANA Actions.
2006-02-16
03 Amy Vezza Last call sent
2006-02-16
03 Amy Vezza State Changes to In Last Call from Last Call Requested by Amy Vezza
2006-02-16
03 Mark Townsley State Changes to Last Call Requested from Publication Requested by Mark Townsley
2006-02-16
03 Mark Townsley Last Call was requested by Mark Townsley
2006-02-16
03 (System) Ballot writeup text was added
2006-02-16
03 (System) Last call text was added
2006-02-16
03 (System) Ballot approval text was added
2006-02-16
03 Mark Townsley Draft Added by Mark Townsley in state Publication Requested
2005-11-22
02 (System) New version available: draft-arberg-pppoe-mtu-gt1492-02.txt
2005-10-13
01 (System) New version available: draft-arberg-pppoe-mtu-gt1492-01.txt
2005-04-29
00 (System) New version available: draft-arberg-pppoe-mtu-gt1492-00.txt