Virtual Private LAN Service (VPLS) Using BGP for Auto-Discovery and Signaling
RFC 4761

Revision differences

Document history

Date Rev. By Action
2018-12-20
08 (System)
Received changes through RFC Editor sync (changed abstract to 'Virtual Private LAN Service (VPLS), also known as Transparent LAN Service and Virtual Private Switched Network ...
2015-10-14
08 (System) Notify list changed from l2vpn-chairs@ietf.org to (None)
2014-02-11
(System) Posted related IPR disclosure: Juniper's Statement of IPR related to RFC 4761
2012-08-22
08 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Bill Fenner
2012-08-22
08 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Sam Hartman
2012-08-22
08 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Ted Hardie
2012-08-22
08 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for David Kessens
2012-08-22
08 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Russ Housley
2009-02-10
(System) Posted related IPR disclosure: Juniper's Statement of IPR related to RFC 4761
2007-01-24
08 Amy Vezza State Changes to RFC Published from RFC Ed Queue by Amy Vezza
2007-01-24
08 Amy Vezza [Note]: 'RFC 4761' added by Amy Vezza
2007-01-16
08 (System) RFC published
2006-12-20
08 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on RFC Editor from Waiting on Authors
2006-11-29
08 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on Authors from Waiting on RFC Editor
2006-10-03
08 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on RFC Editor from In Progress
2006-10-03
08 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress from Waiting on Authors
2006-09-28
08 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on Authors
2006-07-10
08 Amy Vezza State Changes to RFC Ed Queue from Approved-announcement sent by Amy Vezza
2006-07-05
08 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to Approved-announcement sent
2006-07-05
08 Amy Vezza IESG has approved the document
2006-07-05
08 Amy Vezza Closed "Approve" ballot
2006-07-05
08 Amy Vezza State Changes to Approved-announcement to be sent from IESG Evaluation::External Party by Amy Vezza
2006-07-04
08 Mark Townsley Note field has been cleared by Mark Townsley
2006-07-04
08 David Kessens [Ballot Position Update] Position for David Kessens has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by David Kessens
2006-06-25
08 Mark Townsley State Changes to IESG Evaluation::External Party from IESG Evaluation::AD Followup by Mark Townsley
2006-06-25
08 Mark Townsley [Note]: 'New version should address David''s comments. Waiting on clearance.' added by Mark Townsley
2006-06-25
08 Mark Townsley [Note]: '

' added by Mark Townsley
2006-06-25
08 Mark Townsley Diff between -06 and -08: http://tinyurl.com/mhths
-07 was a mistake
2006-06-23
08 Sam Hartman [Ballot Position Update] Position for Sam Hartman has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Sam Hartman
2006-06-22
08 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-l2vpn-vpls-bgp-08.txt
2006-06-21
08 Mark Townsley [Note]: 'Working on DISCUSS issues from Sam and David' added by Mark Townsley
2006-06-20
08 Bill Fenner [Ballot Position Update] Position for Bill Fenner has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Bill Fenner
2006-06-20
08 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Follow up from New Id Needed
2006-06-20
07 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-l2vpn-vpls-bgp-07.txt
2006-06-01
08 Mark Townsley [Note]: 'Pinged authors again, detailing what is necessary for advancement' added by Mark Townsley
2006-05-31
08 Magnus Westerlund [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Magnus Westerlund by Magnus Westerlund
2006-05-25
08 Cullen Jennings [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Cullen Jennings by Cullen Jennings
2006-05-16
08 Ross Callon [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Ross Callon by Ross Callon
2006-03-23
08 Mark Townsley State Changes to IESG Evaluation::Revised ID Needed from IESG Evaluation::External Party by Mark Townsley
2006-03-23
08 Mark Townsley Note field has been cleared by Mark Townsley
2006-03-21
08 Sam Hartman
[Ballot discuss]
Please add text similar to the following taken from RFC 4364 to the
security considerations section:

  MPLS-in-IP and MPLS-in-GRE tunneling are specified ...
2006-03-06
08 Mark Townsley State Changes to IESG Evaluation::External Party from IESG Evaluation::AD Followup by Mark Townsley
2006-03-06
08 Mark Townsley
[Note]: 'Asked authors to clarify IANA issue from Pekka S. described in David Kessen''s DISCUSS comment. Asked chairs to come up with new names for ...
2006-03-06
08 Mark Townsley Awaiting document renaming, etc.
2006-02-19
08 Russ Housley [Ballot Position Update] Position for Russ Housley has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Russ Housley
2006-02-17
08 Amy Vezza State Changes to IESG Evaluation::AD Followup from IESG Evaluation by Amy Vezza
2006-02-16
08 Alex Zinin [Ballot discuss]
Implementation & interop report is needed for this document.
2006-02-16
08 Alex Zinin [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Alex Zinin by Alex Zinin
2006-02-16
08 Margaret Cullen [Ballot comment]
I agree with the issues raised by Pekka Savola in his review, but I have no further objection.
2006-02-16
08 Ted Hardie [Ballot Position Update] Position for Ted Hardie has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Ted Hardie
2006-02-16
08 Mark Townsley State Change Notice email list have been change to l2vpn-chairs@tools.ietf.org from rick@rhwilder.net, vkompella@timetra.com, loa@pi.se
2006-02-16
08 Mark Townsley
[Note]: 'Asked authors to clarify IANA issue from Pekka S. described in David Kessen''s DISCUSS comment. Asked chairs to come up with new names for ...
2006-02-16
08 Jon Peterson [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Jon Peterson by Jon Peterson
2006-02-01
08 Sam Hartman
[Ballot discuss]
[This discuss is  part of an ongoing discussion with Mark.
We should better understand this issue after I send some mail this weekend.] ...
2006-02-01
08 Sam Hartman [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Sam Hartman by Sam Hartman
2006-02-01
08 Amy Vezza Telechat date was changed to 2006-02-16 from 2006-02-02 by Amy Vezza
2006-01-31
08 (System) State Changes to IESG Evaluation from IESG Evaluation - Defer by system
2006-01-19
08 Margaret Cullen [Ballot Position Update] Position for Margaret Wasserman has been changed to No Objection from Undefined by Margaret Wasserman
2006-01-19
08 Margaret Cullen [Ballot comment]
2006-01-19
08 Margaret Cullen
[Ballot comment]
Just for future reference, please include a Table of Contents in all documents over ~9 or 10 pages.  Not including a Table of ...
2006-01-19
08 Margaret Cullen [Ballot Position Update] New position, Undefined, has been recorded for Margaret Wasserman by Margaret Wasserman
2006-01-19
08 Bert Wijnen [Ballot Position Update] Position for Bert Wijnen has been changed to No Objection from Undefined by Bert Wijnen
2006-01-19
08 Bert Wijnen
[Ballot comment]
I agree with TED's DISCUSS.
And in fact MIB Doctor revieq also raised the question as to why there are 2 solutions for ...
2006-01-19
08 Bert Wijnen [Ballot Position Update] New position, Undefined, has been recorded for Bert Wijnen by Bert Wijnen
2006-01-19
08 Bill Fenner
[Ballot discuss]
I would like to see a title change in both vpls-bgp and vpls-ldp to make it clear that they're different.  In particular, I ...
2006-01-19
08 Bill Fenner [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Bill Fenner by Bill Fenner
2006-01-18
08 Sam Hartman State Changes to IESG Evaluation - Defer from IESG Evaluation::AD Followup by Sam Hartman
2006-01-18
08 David Kessens
[Ballot comment]
More comments by Pekka Savola from the Ops Directorate:

editorial
---------
                        ...
2006-01-18
08 David Kessens
[Ballot discuss]
First of all, I agree with Ted.

In addition, I have the following issues:

I received the following review from the Ops Directorate ...
2006-01-18
08 David Kessens
[Ballot discuss]
First of all, I agree with Ted.

In addition, I have the following issues:

I received the following review from the Ops Directorate ...
2006-01-18
08 David Kessens [Ballot Position Update] Position for David Kessens has been changed to Discuss from Undefined by David Kessens
2006-01-18
08 David Kessens [Ballot Position Update] New position, Undefined, has been recorded for David Kessens by David Kessens
2006-01-18
08 Ted Hardie
[Ballot discuss]
Would it be valuable to add an IESG note pointing out that there are two solutions and pointing in each to the other?  ...
2006-01-18
08 Ted Hardie [Ballot Position Update] Position for Ted Hardie has been changed to Discuss from Undefined by Ted Hardie
2006-01-18
08 Ted Hardie [Ballot Position Update] New position, Undefined, has been recorded for Ted Hardie by Ted Hardie
2006-01-18
08 Russ Housley
[Ballot comment]
Please delete sections 1.3, 1.4, and 1.5 prior to publication.

  Shift Figure 6 to the left so that it does not exceed ...
2006-01-18
08 Russ Housley
[Ballot discuss]
In Section 6, 1st paragraph, includes:
  >
  > Note that VPLS does not offer security or authentication ...
  >
  ...
2006-01-18
08 Russ Housley [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Russ Housley by Russ Housley
2006-01-17
08 Scott Hollenbeck [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Scott Hollenbeck by Scott Hollenbeck
2006-01-17
08 Brian Carpenter [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Brian Carpenter by Brian Carpenter
2006-01-09
08 Mark Townsley Placed on agenda for telechat - 2006-01-19 by Mark Townsley
2006-01-09
08 Mark Townsley
[Note]: 'This document and draft-ietf-l2vpn-vpls-ldp are different solutions to similar problems. L2VPN agreed to advance both and essentially "let the market decide."' added by Mark ...
2005-12-29
08 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Follow up from New Id Needed
2005-12-29
06 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-l2vpn-vpls-bgp-06.txt
2005-12-20
08 Mark Townsley
[Note]: 'This document will go forward simultaneously with draft-ietf-l2vpn-vpls-ldp-07.txt - Waiting on new version incorporating gen-art review comments (see GEN-ART REVIEW RESPONSE comment).' added by ...
2005-12-20
08 Mark Townsley
GEN-ART REVIEW RESPONSE

Kireeti,

Sounds like you are going to rev the document with somewhat substantive changes based on the gen-art review. As such, I'm ...
2005-12-20
08 Mark Townsley
GEN-ART REVIEW

-------- Original Message --------
Subject: Gen-art Review: draft-ietf-l2vpn-vpls-bgp-05
Date: Sun, 25 Sep 2005 13:55:21 +0100
From: Elwyn Davies <elwynd@dial.pipex.com>
To: gen-art@ietf.org
CC: Mary ...
2005-12-20
08 Mark Townsley [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Mark Townsley
2005-12-20
08 Mark Townsley Ballot has been issued by Mark Townsley
2005-12-20
08 Mark Townsley Created "Approve" ballot
2005-12-07
08 Mark Townsley Pinged authors asking for new version.
2005-09-27
08 Mark Townsley

New version needed based on Gen-art review and associated thread between Brian and Kireeti.

-------- Original Message --------
Subject: Re: Gen-art Review: draft-ietf-l2vpn-vpls-bgp-05 (updated)
Date: ...
2005-09-27
08 Mark Townsley State Changes to IESG Evaluation::Revised ID Needed from IESG Evaluation by Mark Townsley
2005-09-27
08 Mark Townsley Removed from agenda for telechat - 2005-09-29 by Mark Townsley
2005-09-22
08 Mark Townsley State Changes to IESG Evaluation from Waiting for AD Go-Ahead by Mark Townsley
2005-09-21
08 Mark Townsley Placed on agenda for telechat - 2005-09-29 by Mark Townsley
2005-09-12
08 Mark Townsley

Write up for the draft-ietf-l2vpn-vpls-bgp-05.txt:

1) Have the chairs personally reviewed this version of the ID and do
  they believe this ID is sufficiently ...
2005-07-28
08 Bill Fenner Test of comment logging - sorry
2005-07-28
08 Mark Townsley [Note]: 'This document will go forward simultaneously with draft-ietf-l2vpn-vpls-ldp-07.txt' added by Mark Townsley
2005-07-27
08 (System) State has been changed to Waiting for AD Go-Ahead from In Last Call by system
2005-07-13
08 Michelle Cotton
IANA Last Call Comment:
Upon approval of this document the IANA will assign an AFI for L2VPN information (suggested value: 25). 
This assignment will be ...
2005-07-13
08 Mark Townsley
[Note]: 'WG writeup from Loa. I believe this had fallen through the cracks during the transition from Thomas to me. -------- Original Message --------
Subject: ...
2005-07-13
08 Amy Vezza Last call sent
2005-07-13
08 Amy Vezza State Changes to In Last Call from Last Call Requested by Amy Vezza
2005-07-13
08 Mark Townsley State Changes to Last Call Requested from AD Evaluation by Mark Townsley
2005-07-13
08 Mark Townsley Last Call was requested by Mark Townsley
2005-07-13
08 (System) Ballot writeup text was added
2005-07-13
08 (System) Last call text was added
2005-07-13
08 (System) Ballot approval text was added
2005-05-11
(System) Posted related IPR disclosure: Tellabs Statement about IPR claimed in draft-ietf-l2vpn-vpls-ldp-06 and draft-ietf-l2vpn-vpls-bgp-05
2005-05-04
08 Mark Townsley
[Note]: '
WG writeup from Loa. I believe this had fallen through the cracks during the transition from Thomas to me.

-------- Original Message -------- ...
2005-04-11
05 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-l2vpn-vpls-bgp-05.txt
2005-04-07
08 Mark Townsley Intended Status has been changed to Proposed Standard from Standard
2005-03-25
08 Mark Townsley State Changes to AD Evaluation from Publication Requested by Mark Townsley
2005-03-11
08 Mark Townsley Shepherding AD has been changed to Mark Townsley from Thomas Narten
2005-02-23
08 Dinara Suleymanova Draft Added by Dinara Suleymanova in state Publication Requested
2005-02-21
04 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-l2vpn-vpls-bgp-04.txt
2005-01-04
03 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-l2vpn-vpls-bgp-03.txt
2004-05-18
02 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-l2vpn-vpls-bgp-02.txt
2004-01-23
01 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-l2vpn-vpls-bgp-01.txt
2003-07-22
00 (System) New version available: draft-ietf-l2vpn-vpls-bgp-00.txt