The Remote Framebuffer Protocol
RFC 6143

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Document history

Date Rev. By Action
2015-10-14
03 (System) Notify list changed from standards@taugh.com, standards@realvnc.com, draft-levine-rfb@ietf.org to (None)
2012-08-22
03 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the Yes position for Robert Sparks
2012-08-22
03 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the Abstain position for Tim Polk
2012-08-22
03 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Adrian Farrel
2011-03-09
03 Cindy Morgan State changed to RFC Published from RFC Ed Queue.
2011-03-09
03 Cindy Morgan [Note]: 'RFC 6143' added
2011-03-07
03 (System) RFC published
2010-12-09
03 (System) IANA Action state changed to RFC-Ed-Ack from Waiting on RFC Editor
2010-12-09
03 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on RFC Editor from In Progress
2010-12-09
03 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress from Waiting on Authors
2010-12-08
03 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on Authors from In Progress
2010-12-07
03 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress from Waiting on Authors
2010-12-07
03 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on Authors from In Progress
2010-12-07
03 Amy Vezza State changed to RFC Ed Queue from Approved-announcement sent.
2010-12-06
03 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress
2010-12-06
03 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to Approved-announcement sent
2010-12-06
03 Amy Vezza IESG has approved the document
2010-12-06
03 Amy Vezza Closed "Approve" ballot
2010-12-06
03 Amy Vezza Approval announcement text regenerated
2010-12-06
03 Amy Vezza Ballot writeup text changed
2010-12-06
03 Amy Vezza State changed to Approved-announcement to be sent from IESG Evaluation::AD Followup.
2010-12-06
03 Robert Sparks Note field has been cleared
2010-12-06
03 Robert Sparks [Ballot Position Update] Position for Robert Sparks has been changed to Yes from Discuss
2010-12-06
03 Robert Sparks Ballot writeup text changed
2010-10-13
03 Tim Polk
[Ballot comment]
[I moved from Discuss to Abstain, since I do not really believe the one added sentence in the
security considerations really addressed the ...
2010-10-13
03 Tim Polk [Ballot Position Update] Position for Tim Polk has been changed to Abstain from Discuss by Tim Polk
2010-08-02
03 (System) New version available: draft-levine-rfb-03.txt
2010-04-13
03 Robert Sparks Responsible AD has been changed to Robert Sparks from Cullen Jennings
2010-04-13
03 Robert Sparks [Note]: 'Port 5500 should not be used and is only mentioned for historical context.' added by Robert Sparks
2009-08-02
03 Adrian Farrel [Ballot Position Update] Position for Adrian Farrel has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Adrian Farrel
2009-07-30
03 Alexey Melnikov [Ballot Position Update] Position for Alexey Melnikov has been changed to Yes from Discuss by Alexey Melnikov
2009-07-30
03 Alexey Melnikov
[Ballot comment]
I am very glad that this protocol is going to be documented in an RFC.

I don't expect you to do anything about ...
2009-07-30
03 Alexey Melnikov [Ballot discuss]
2009-07-30
03 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Follow up from New Id Needed
2009-07-30
02 (System) New version available: draft-levine-rfb-02.txt
2009-07-16
03 Amy Vezza State Changes to IESG Evaluation::Revised ID Needed from IESG Evaluation by Amy Vezza
2009-07-16
03 Russ Housley [Ballot comment]
Please place normative and informational references in different
  subsections.
2009-07-16
03 Russ Housley [Ballot Position Update] Position for Russ Housley has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Russ Housley
2009-07-16
03 Russ Housley [Ballot comment]
Please place normative and informational references in different
  subsections.
2009-07-16
03 Russ Housley [Ballot discuss]
2009-07-16
03 Adrian Farrel
[Ballot discuss]
Two simple Discusses that can be cleared with minor text or after an
email exchange.

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Section 1 notes...
  fairly good interoperability ...
2009-07-16
03 Adrian Farrel [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded by Adrian Farrel
2009-07-16
03 Tim Polk
[Ballot discuss]
I believe that the security considerations section needs to be expanded.  Readers need more
guidance to determine when the standard security types might ...
2009-07-16
03 Tim Polk [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded by Tim Polk
2009-07-15
03 Robert Sparks [Ballot comment]
It would be good to explicitly call out the origin and sense of the coordinate system being used.
2009-07-15
03 Robert Sparks [Ballot discuss]
Would it make sense to move the encoding and security type ID regiestry to IANA?
2009-07-15
03 Robert Sparks [Ballot comment]
It would be good to explicitly call out the origin and sense of the coordinate system being used.
2009-07-15
03 Robert Sparks [Ballot discuss]
Would it make sense to move the encoding and security type IDs to IANA?
2009-07-15
03 Robert Sparks [Ballot Position Update] Position for Robert Sparks has been changed to Discuss from No Objection by Robert Sparks
2009-07-15
03 Robert Sparks [Ballot comment]
It would be good to explicitly call out the origin and sense of the coordinate system being used.
2009-07-15
03 Robert Sparks [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by Robert Sparks
2009-07-15
03 Ralph Droms
[Ballot comment]
Section 6 mentions that several versions of RFB have been published.  Would it be possible to add references to the docs in which ...
2009-07-15
03 Ralph Droms [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by Ralph Droms
2009-07-15
03 Ron Bonica [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by Ron Bonica
2009-07-13
03 Russ Housley [Ballot discuss]
Please place normative and informational references in different
  subsections.
2009-07-13
03 Russ Housley [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded by Russ Housley
2009-07-12
03 Lisa Dusseault [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by Lisa Dusseault
2009-07-11
03 Alexey Melnikov
[Ballot comment]
I assume values of padding fields are ignored? Or do they have to contain all zeros?

I don't expect you to do anything ...
2009-07-11
03 Alexey Melnikov
[Ballot discuss]
I am very glad that this protocol is going to be documented in an RFC.
I have a couple of nits which I ...
2009-07-11
03 Alexey Melnikov
[Ballot comment]
I assume values of padding fields is ignored (or does it have to contain all zeros)?

I don't expect you to do anything ...
2009-07-11
03 Alexey Melnikov
[Ballot discuss]
I am very glad that this protocol is going to be documented in an RFC.
I have a couple of nits which I ...
2009-07-11
03 Alexey Melnikov [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded by Alexey Melnikov
2009-07-03
03 Samuel Weiler Request for Telechat review by SECDIR Completed. Reviewer: Patrick Cain.
2009-07-03
03 Samuel Weiler Request for Telechat review by SECDIR is assigned to Patrick Cain
2009-07-03
03 Samuel Weiler Request for Telechat review by SECDIR is assigned to Patrick Cain
2009-06-24
03 Cullen Jennings Telechat date was changed to 2009-07-16 from 2009-07-02 by Cullen Jennings
2009-06-24
03 Cullen Jennings State Changes to IESG Evaluation from Waiting for AD Go-Ahead by Cullen Jennings
2009-06-24
03 Cullen Jennings [Note]: 'Port 5500 should not be used and is only mentioned for historical context.' added by Cullen Jennings
2009-06-24
03 Cullen Jennings Placed on agenda for telechat - 2009-07-02 by Cullen Jennings
2009-06-24
03 Cullen Jennings [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Cullen Jennings
2009-06-24
03 Cullen Jennings Ballot has been issued by Cullen Jennings
2009-06-24
03 Cullen Jennings Created "Approve" ballot
2009-05-26
03 (System) State has been changed to Waiting for AD Go-Ahead from In Last Call by system
2009-05-24
03 Samuel Weiler Request for Last Call review by SECDIR Completed. Reviewer: Patrick Cain.
2009-05-20
03 Cullen Jennings [Note]: 'Need to deal with usage of port 5500 in section 2.' added by Cullen Jennings
2009-05-20
03 Amanda Baber
IANA questions/comments:

NOTE: In section 2 you refer to port 5500, but that port is registered to
another protocol.

As described in the IANA Considerations ...
2009-05-02
03 Samuel Weiler Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Patrick Cain
2009-05-02
03 Samuel Weiler Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Patrick Cain
2009-04-28
03 Amy Vezza Last call sent
2009-04-28
03 Amy Vezza State Changes to In Last Call from Last Call Requested by Amy Vezza
2009-04-27
03 Cullen Jennings Last Call was requested by Cullen Jennings
2009-04-27
03 Cullen Jennings State Changes to Last Call Requested from Publication Requested by Cullen Jennings
2009-04-27
03 (System) Ballot writeup text was added
2009-04-27
03 (System) Last call text was added
2009-04-27
03 (System) Ballot approval text was added
2009-04-27
03 Cullen Jennings State Changes to Publication Requested from AD is watching by Cullen Jennings
2009-04-27
03 Cullen Jennings Draft Added by Cullen Jennings in state AD is watching
2009-04-10
01 (System) New version available: draft-levine-rfb-01.txt
2008-11-18
00 (System) New version available: draft-levine-rfb-00.txt