Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol Version 3 (L2TPv3) Extended Circuit Status Values
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From: The IESG <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: IETF-Announce <email@example.com> Cc: Internet Architecture Board <firstname.lastname@example.org>, RFC Editor <email@example.com>, l2tpext mailing list <firstname.lastname@example.org>, l2tpext chair <email@example.com> Subject: Protocol Action: 'L2TPv3 Extended Circuit Status Values' to Proposed Standard The IESG has approved the following document: - 'L2TPv3 Extended Circuit Status Values ' <draft-ietf-l2tpext-circuit-status-extensions-05.txt> as a Proposed Standard This document is the product of the Layer Two Tunneling Protocol Extensions Working Group. The IESG contact persons are Ralph Droms and Jari Arkko. A URL of this Internet-Draft is: http://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-ietf-l2tpext-circuit-status-extensions-05.txt
Technical Summary This document defines additional Layer 2 Tunneling Protocol Version 3 (L2TPv3) bit values to be used within the "Circuit Status" Attribute Value Pair (AVP) to communicate more granular error states for circuits and pseudowires. It also generalizes the "Active" bit and deprecates the use of the "New" bit in the "Circuit Status" AVP, updating RFC3931, RFC4349, RFC4454, RFC4591, and RFC4719. Working Group Summary There is consensus in the WG to publish this document. Document Quality The l2tpext WG has reviewed this document. All concerns raised during review and last call have been addressed. Personnel Ignacio Goyret <firstname.lastname@example.org> is the WG shepherd for this document. Ralph Droms <email@example.com> is the Responsible Area Director.