Recommendation to Use the Ethernet Control Word
RFC 8469

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Document history

Date Rev. By Action
2018-12-19
07 (System)
Received changes through RFC Editor sync (changed abstract to 'The pseudowire (PW) encapsulation of Ethernet, as defined in RFC 4448, specifies that the use of ...
2018-11-14
07 (System)
Received changes through RFC Editor sync (created alias RFC 8469, changed title to 'Recommendation to Use the Ethernet Control Word', changed abstract to 'The pseudowire ...
2018-11-14
07 (System) RFC published
2018-11-05
07 (System) RFC Editor state changed to AUTH48-DONE from AUTH48
2018-09-20
07 (System) RFC Editor state changed to AUTH48 from RFC-EDITOR
2018-08-17
07 (System) RFC Editor state changed to RFC-EDITOR from EDIT
2018-07-09
07 (System) IANA Action state changed to No IC from In Progress
2018-07-09
07 (System) RFC Editor state changed to EDIT
2018-07-09
07 (System) IESG state changed to RFC Ed Queue from Approved-announcement sent
2018-07-09
07 (System) Announcement was received by RFC Editor
2018-07-09
07 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress
2018-07-09
07 Cindy Morgan IESG state changed to Approved-announcement sent from Approved-announcement to be sent::Point Raised - writeup needed
2018-07-09
07 Cindy Morgan IESG has approved the document
2018-07-09
07 Cindy Morgan Closed "Approve" ballot
2018-07-09
07 Cindy Morgan Ballot approval text was generated
2018-07-09
07 Cindy Morgan Ballot writeup was changed
2018-07-09
07 Cindy Morgan RFC Editor Note was changed
2018-07-09
07 Cindy Morgan RFC Editor Note was changed
2018-07-09
07 Cindy Morgan RFC Editor Note for ballot was generated
2018-07-09
07 Cindy Morgan RFC Editor Note for ballot was generated
2018-07-09
07 Deborah Brungard Ballot writeup was changed
2018-07-09
07 Deborah Brungard Ballot approval text was changed
2018-07-02
07 Stewart Bryant New version available: draft-ietf-pals-ethernet-cw-07.txt
2018-07-02
07 (System) New version approved
2018-07-02
07 (System)
Request for posting confirmation emailed to previous authors: Stewart Bryant <stewart.bryant@gmail.com>, pals-chairs@ietf.org, Andrew Malis <agmalis@gmail.com>, Ignas Bagdonas <ibagdona ...
2018-07-02
07 Stewart Bryant Uploaded new revision
2018-06-21
06 Cindy Morgan IESG state changed to Approved-announcement to be sent::Point Raised - writeup needed from IESG Evaluation
2018-06-21
06 Martin Vigoureux [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Martin Vigoureux
2018-06-21
06 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR Completed: Ready. Reviewer: Alan DeKok.
2018-06-20
06 Suresh Krishnan [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Suresh Krishnan
2018-06-20
06 Deborah Brungard IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation from Waiting for AD Go-Ahead
2018-06-20
06 Spencer Dawkins
[Ballot comment]
In this text,

  This problem has recently become more serious for a number of
  reasons.  Firstly, due to the deployment ...
2018-06-20
06 Spencer Dawkins [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Spencer Dawkins
2018-06-20
06 Alexey Melnikov [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Alexey Melnikov
2018-06-20
06 Ignas Bagdonas [Ballot Position Update] New position, Recuse, has been recorded for Ignas Bagdonas
2018-06-19
06 Terry Manderson [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Terry Manderson
2018-06-19
06 Ben Campbell
[Ballot comment]
Others have mentioned it seems odd that the document says (in several places) that it recommends use of the CW, but section 4 ...
2018-06-19
06 Ben Campbell [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Ben Campbell
2018-06-18
06 Adam Roach [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Adam Roach
2018-06-18
06 Alvaro Retana
[Ballot comment]
The title of the document is "Use of Ethernet Control Word RECOMMENDED", which hints at the corresponding rfc2119 keyword:

  3. SHOULD  This ...
2018-06-18
06 Alvaro Retana [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Alvaro Retana
2018-06-18
06 Alissa Cooper [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Alissa Cooper
2018-06-18
06 Mirja Kühlewind [Ballot comment]
One minor recommend edit:
Given that this drafts updates RFC4448 to a MUST, maybe s/This document recommends /This document requires/
2018-06-18
06 Mirja Kühlewind [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Mirja Kühlewind
2018-06-15
06 Benjamin Kaduk
[Ballot comment]
In Section 4:

  The use of both methods on the same PW is not normally
  necessary and should be avoided unless ...
2018-06-15
06 Benjamin Kaduk [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Benjamin Kaduk
2018-06-15
06 (System) IESG state changed to Waiting for AD Go-Ahead from In Last Call
2018-06-11
06 Brian Carpenter Request for Last Call review by GENART Completed: Ready with Nits. Reviewer: Brian Carpenter. Sent review to list.
2018-06-10
06 Min Ye Request for Last Call review by RTGDIR Completed: Has Nits. Reviewer: Harish Sitaraman.
2018-06-08
06 Cindy Morgan Placed on agenda for telechat - 2018-06-21
2018-06-08
06 Deborah Brungard Ballot has been issued
2018-06-08
06 Deborah Brungard [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Deborah Brungard
2018-06-08
06 Deborah Brungard Created "Approve" ballot
2018-06-08
06 Deborah Brungard Ballot writeup was changed
2018-06-07
06 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Brian Carpenter
2018-06-07
06 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Brian Carpenter
2018-06-07
06 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Alan DeKok
2018-06-07
06 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Alan DeKok
2018-06-05
06 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR is assigned to Tim Wicinski
2018-06-05
06 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR is assigned to Tim Wicinski
2018-06-01
06 (System) IANA Review state changed to IANA OK - No Actions Needed from IANA - Review Needed
2018-06-01
06 Amanda Baber
(Via drafts-lastcall@iana.org): IESG/Authors/WG Chairs:

The IANA Services Operator has reviewed draft-ietf-pals-ethernet-cw-06, which is currently in Last Call, and has the following ...
2018-06-01
06 Amy Vezza IANA Review state changed to IANA - Review Needed
2018-06-01
06 Amy Vezza
The following Last Call announcement was sent out (ends 2018-06-15):

From: The IESG <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>
To: IETF-Announce <ietf-announce@ietf.org>
CC: db3546@att.com ...
2018-06-01
06 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to In Last Call from Last Call Requested
2018-06-01
06 Deborah Brungard Last call was requested
2018-06-01
06 Deborah Brungard Ballot approval text was generated
2018-06-01
06 Deborah Brungard Ballot writeup was generated
2018-06-01
06 Deborah Brungard IESG state changed to Last Call Requested from Expert Review
2018-06-01
06 Deborah Brungard Last call announcement was generated
2018-05-25
06 Stewart Bryant New version available: draft-ietf-pals-ethernet-cw-06.txt
2018-05-25
06 (System) New version approved
2018-05-25
06 (System) Request for posting confirmation emailed to previous authors: Stewart Bryant <stewart.bryant@gmail.com>, Ignas Bagdonas <ibagdona.ietf@gmail.com>, Andrew Malis <agmalis@gmail.com>
2018-05-25
06 Stewart Bryant Uploaded new revision
2018-05-14
05 Deborah Brungard Harish Sitaraman will do review for rtgdir.
2018-05-14
05 Deborah Brungard IESG state changed to Expert Review from Publication Requested
2018-05-13
05 Min Ye Request for Last Call review by RTGDIR is assigned to Harish Sitaraman
2018-05-13
05 Min Ye Request for Last Call review by RTGDIR is assigned to Harish Sitaraman
2018-05-11
05 Deborah Brungard Requested Last Call review by RTGDIR
2018-05-11
05 Stewart Bryant
draft-ietf-pals-ethernet-cw-05

Document Shepherd Write-Up

(1) What type of RFC is being requested (BCP, Proposed Standard,
Internet Standard, Informational, Experimental, or Historic)?  Why
is this ...
2018-05-11
05 Stewart Bryant Responsible AD changed to Deborah Brungard
2018-05-11
05 Stewart Bryant IETF WG state changed to Submitted to IESG for Publication from WG Document
2018-05-11
05 Stewart Bryant IESG state changed to Publication Requested
2018-05-11
05 Stewart Bryant IESG process started in state Publication Requested
2018-05-10
05 Matthew Bocci Changed document writeup
2018-05-10
05 Matthew Bocci Changed document writeup
2018-04-16
05 Stewart Bryant New version available: draft-ietf-pals-ethernet-cw-05.txt
2018-04-16
05 (System) New version approved
2018-04-16
05 (System) Request for posting confirmation emailed to previous authors: Stewart Bryant <stewart.bryant@gmail.com>, Ignas Bagdonas <ibagdona.ietf@gmail.com>, Andrew Malis <agmalis@gmail.com>
2018-04-16
05 Stewart Bryant Uploaded new revision
2018-03-20
04 Stewart Bryant New version available: draft-ietf-pals-ethernet-cw-04.txt
2018-03-20
04 (System) New version approved
2018-03-20
04 (System) Request for posting confirmation emailed to previous authors: Stewart Bryant <stewart.bryant@gmail.com>, Ignas Bagdonas <ibagdona.ietf@gmail.com>, Andrew Malis <agmalis@gmail.com>
2018-03-20
04 Stewart Bryant Uploaded new revision
2018-03-15
03 Dave Sinicrope Added to session: IETF-101: pals  Mon-1550
2018-03-01
03 Stewart Bryant New version available: draft-ietf-pals-ethernet-cw-03.txt
2018-03-01
03 (System) New version approved
2018-03-01
03 (System) Request for posting confirmation emailed to previous authors: Stewart Bryant <stewart.bryant@gmail.com>, Ignas Bagdonas <ibagdona.ietf@gmail.com>, Andrew Malis <agmalis@gmail.com>
2018-03-01
03 Stewart Bryant Uploaded new revision
2018-02-28
02 Stewart Bryant New version available: draft-ietf-pals-ethernet-cw-02.txt
2018-02-28
02 (System) New version approved
2018-02-28
02 (System) Request for posting confirmation emailed to previous authors: Stewart Bryant <stewart.bryant@gmail.com>, Ignas Bagdonas <ibagdona.ietf@gmail.com>, Andrew Malis <agmalis@gmail.com>
2018-02-28
02 Stewart Bryant Uploaded new revision
2018-02-27
01 Stewart Bryant New version available: draft-ietf-pals-ethernet-cw-01.txt
2018-02-27
01 (System) New version approved
2018-02-27
01 (System) Request for posting confirmation emailed to previous authors: Stewart Bryant <stewart.bryant@gmail.com>, Ignas Bagdonas <ibagdona.ietf@gmail.com>, Andrew Malis <agmalis@gmail.com>
2018-02-27
01 Stewart Bryant Uploaded new revision
2017-09-18
00 Andrew Malis Changed consensus to Yes from Unknown
2017-09-18
00 Andrew Malis Intended Status changed to Proposed Standard from None
2017-09-18
00 Andrew Malis Notification list changed to Matthew Bocci <matthew.bocci@nokia.com>
2017-09-18
00 Andrew Malis Document shepherd changed to Matthew Bocci
2017-09-18
00 Andrew Malis This document now replaces draft-bryant-pals-ethernet-cw instead of None
2017-09-18
00 Stewart Bryant New version available: draft-ietf-pals-ethernet-cw-00.txt
2017-09-18
00 (System) WG -00 approved
2017-09-18
00 Stewart Bryant Set submitter to "Stewart Bryant <stewart.bryant@gmail.com>", replaces to (none) and sent approval email to group chairs: pals-chairs@ietf.org
2017-09-18
00 Stewart Bryant Uploaded new revision