Observations on the Dropping of Packets with IPv6 Extension Headers in the Real World
RFC 7872

Revision differences

Document history

Date Rev. By Action
2016-06-21
02 (System) RFC published
2016-06-16
02 (System) RFC Editor state changed to AUTH48-DONE from AUTH48
2016-05-11
02 (System) RFC Editor state changed to AUTH48 from RFC-EDITOR
2016-05-04
02 (System) RFC Editor state changed to RFC-EDITOR from EDIT
2016-04-13
02 (System) IANA Action state changed to No IC from In Progress
2016-04-13
02 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress
2016-04-11
02 (System) RFC Editor state changed to EDIT
2016-04-11
02 (System) IESG state changed to RFC Ed Queue from Approved-announcement sent
2016-04-11
02 (System) Announcement was received by RFC Editor
2016-04-11
02 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to Approved-announcement sent from Approved-announcement to be sent
2016-04-11
02 Amy Vezza IESG has approved the document
2016-04-11
02 Amy Vezza Closed "Approve" ballot
2016-04-11
02 Joel Jaeggli IESG state changed to Approved-announcement to be sent from Approved-announcement to be sent::Point Raised - writeup needed
2016-03-23
02 Tero Kivinen Closed request for Last Call review by SECDIR with state 'No Response'
2016-03-17
02 Pete Resnick Assignment of request for Last Call review by GENART to Pete Resnick was rejected
2016-03-17
02 Cindy Morgan IESG state changed to Approved-announcement to be sent::Point Raised - writeup needed from IESG Evaluation
2016-03-17
02 Alia Atlas [Ballot comment]
I also agree with Alvaro.
2016-03-17
02 Alia Atlas [Ballot Position Update] New position, Abstain, has been recorded for Alia Atlas
2016-03-17
02 Jari Arkko [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Jari Arkko
2016-03-16
02 Spencer Dawkins [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Spencer Dawkins
2016-03-16
02 Barry Leiba
[Ballot comment]
I'm going with Álvaro here: it would be better to merge this into whatever other document the working group is considering, and to ...
2016-03-16
02 Barry Leiba [Ballot Position Update] New position, Abstain, has been recorded for Barry Leiba
2016-03-16
02 Deborah Brungard [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Deborah Brungard
2016-03-16
02 Brian Haberman
[Ballot comment]
I agree with Alvaro that this document is valuable as far as providing data that serves as input to other work, but does ...
2016-03-16
02 Brian Haberman [Ballot Position Update] New position, Abstain, has been recorded for Brian Haberman
2016-03-15
02 Ben Campbell [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Ben Campbell
2016-03-15
02 Martin Stiemerling [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Martin Stiemerling
2016-03-15
02 Benoît Claise
[Ballot comment]
While reading the document, I was wondering under which circumstances dropping IPv6 Extension Headers is the right behavior?
Or, if dropping IPv6 Extension ...
2016-03-15
02 Benoît Claise [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Benoit Claise
2016-03-15
02 Alvaro Retana
[Ballot comment]
This document provides two pieces of valuable information: the confirmation that IPv6 packets with extension headers are dropped in the Internet, and the ...
2016-03-15
02 Alvaro Retana [Ballot Position Update] New position, Abstain, has been recorded for Alvaro Retana
2016-03-14
02 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot comment]
- The tables in section 2 would be more useful if they said how
many addresses correspond to each row after filtering the ...
2016-03-14
02 Stephen Farrell [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Stephen Farrell
2016-02-29
02 Joel Jaeggli Placed on agenda for telechat - 2016-03-17
2016-02-29
02 Joel Jaeggli IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation from Waiting for Writeup
2016-02-29
02 Joel Jaeggli Ballot has been issued
2016-02-29
02 Joel Jaeggli [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Joel Jaeggli
2016-02-29
02 Joel Jaeggli Created "Approve" ballot
2016-02-29
02 Joel Jaeggli Ballot writeup was changed
2016-02-21
02 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR Completed: Has Issues. Reviewer: Sheng Jiang.
2016-02-10
02 Fred Baker Changed consensus to Yes from Unknown
2016-02-02
02 (System) IESG state changed to Waiting for Writeup from In Last Call
2016-01-28
02 (System) IANA Review state changed to IANA OK - No Actions Needed from IANA - Review Needed
2016-01-28
02 Sabrina Tanamal
(Via drafts-lastcall-comment@iana.org): IESG/Authors/WG Chairs:

IANA has reviewed draft-ietf-v6ops-ipv6-ehs-in-real-world-02.txt, which is currently in Last Call, and has the following comments:

We understand that this document doesn't ...
2016-01-25
02 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR is assigned to Sheng Jiang
2016-01-25
02 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR is assigned to Sheng Jiang
2016-01-21
02 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Pete Resnick
2016-01-21
02 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Pete Resnick
2016-01-21
02 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Christopher Inacio
2016-01-21
02 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Christopher Inacio
2016-01-19
02 Amy Vezza IANA Review state changed to IANA - Review Needed
2016-01-19
02 Amy Vezza
The following Last Call announcement was sent out:

From: The IESG <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>
To: "IETF-Announce" <ietf-announce@ietf.org>
CC: v6ops@ietf.org, draft-ietf-v6ops-ipv6-ehs-in-real-world@ietf.org, lee@asgard.org, v6ops-chairs@ietf.org, draft-ietf-v6ops-ipv6-ehs-in-real-world.all@tools.ietf.org, joelja@gmail.com
Reply-To: ietf@ietf.org
Sender: ...
2016-01-19
02 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to In Last Call from Last Call Requested
2016-01-19
02 Amy Vezza Last call announcement was changed
2016-01-18
02 Joel Jaeggli Last call was requested
2016-01-18
02 Joel Jaeggli Last call announcement was generated
2016-01-18
02 Joel Jaeggli Ballot approval text was generated
2016-01-18
02 Joel Jaeggli Ballot writeup was generated
2016-01-18
02 Joel Jaeggli IESG state changed to Last Call Requested from AD Evaluation
2016-01-15
02 Joel Jaeggli IESG state changed to AD Evaluation from Publication Requested
2016-01-07
02 Lee Howard
Document Shepherd Write-up for draft-ietf-v6ops-ipv6-ehs-in-real-world

1. Summary
Shepherd: Lee Howard
AD: Joel Jaeggli
The authors measured drops of packets with extension headers.  It’s an informational ...
2016-01-07
02 Lee Howard Responsible AD changed to Joel Jaeggli
2016-01-07
02 Lee Howard IETF WG state changed to Submitted to IESG for Publication from WG Consensus: Waiting for Write-Up
2016-01-07
02 Lee Howard IESG state changed to Publication Requested
2016-01-07
02 Lee Howard IESG process started in state Publication Requested
2016-01-07
02 Lee Howard Intended Status changed to Informational from None
2016-01-07
02 Lee Howard Changed document writeup
2015-12-14
02 Lee Howard Tag Doc Shepherd Follow-up Underway set. Tag Revised I-D Needed - Issue raised by WG cleared.
2015-12-14
02 Lee Howard IETF WG state changed to WG Consensus: Waiting for Write-Up from WG Document
2015-12-11
02 Fernando Gont New version available: draft-ietf-v6ops-ipv6-ehs-in-real-world-02.txt
2015-12-10
01 Fred Baker Notification list changed to draft-ietf-v6ops-ipv6-ehs-in-real-world.all@tools.ietf.org from "Fred Baker" <fred.baker@cisco.com>, "Lee Howard" <lee@asgard.org>
2015-12-10
01 Fred Baker Notification list changed to "Fred Baker" <fred.baker@cisco.com>, "Lee Howard" <lee@asgard.org> from "Fred Baker" <fred.baker@cisco.com>
2015-12-10
01 Fred Baker Document shepherd changed to Lee Howard
2015-12-10
01 Fred Baker Tag Revised I-D Needed - Issue raised by WG set.
2015-12-10
01 Fred Baker IETF WG state changed to WG Document from In WG Last Call
2015-11-01
01 Fred Baker IETF WG state changed to In WG Last Call from WG Document
2015-11-01
01 Fred Baker Notification list changed to "Fred Baker" <fred.baker@cisco.com>
2015-11-01
01 Fred Baker Document shepherd changed to Fred Baker
2015-10-15
01 Fernando Gont New version available: draft-ietf-v6ops-ipv6-ehs-in-real-world-01.txt
2015-05-01
00 Fred Baker This document now replaces draft-gont-v6ops-ipv6-ehs-in-real-world instead of None
2015-04-23
00 Fernando Gont New version available: draft-ietf-v6ops-ipv6-ehs-in-real-world-00.txt