General Switch Management Protocol (GSMP) Packet Encapsulations for Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM), Ethernet and Transmission Control Protocol (TCP)
RFC 3293

Approval announcement
Draft of message to be sent after approval:

From: The IESG <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>
To: IETF-Announce <ietf-announce@ietf.org>
Cc: Internet Architecture Board <iab@iab.org>,
    RFC Editor <rfc-editor@rfc-editor.org>, 
    gsmp mailing list <gsmp@ietf.org>, 
    gsmp chair <gsmp-chairs@tools.ietf.org>
Subject: Protocol Action: 'GSMP Packet Encapsulations for ATM, 
         Ethernet and TCP' to Proposed Standard 

The IESG has approved the following document:

- 'GSMP Packet Encapsulations for ATM, Ethernet and TCP '
   <draft-ietf-gsmp-encaps-05.txt> as a Proposed Standard

This document is the product of the General Switch Management Protocol 
Working Group. 

The IESG contact persons are Scott Bradner and Bert Wijnen.

A URL of this Internet-Draft is:
http://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-ietf-gsmp-encaps-05.txt

Technical Summary
 
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Working Group Summary
 
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Protocol Quality
 
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