A Uniform Resource Name Namespace for the Global System for Mobile Communications Association (GSMA) and the International Mobile station Equipment Identity (IMEI)
RFC 7254

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Document history

Date Rev. By Action
2018-03-27
20 (System) Received changes through RFC Editor sync (added Errata tag)
2015-10-14
20 (System) Notify list changed from mmontemurro@rim.com, atle.monrad@ericsson.com, mary.ietf.barnes@gmail.com to atle.monrad@ericsson.com
2014-05-22
20 Jean Mahoney Closed request for Telechat review by GENART with state 'No Response'
2014-05-21
20 (System) RFC published
2014-05-15
20 (System) RFC Editor state changed to AUTH48-DONE from AUTH48
2014-05-08
20 (System) RFC Editor state changed to AUTH48 from RFC-EDITOR
2014-04-28
20 (System) RFC Editor state changed to RFC-EDITOR from EDIT
2014-03-14
20 Gunter Van de Velde Closed request for Last Call review by OPSDIR with state 'No Response'
2014-03-10
20 (System) IANA Action state changed to RFC-Ed-Ack from Waiting on RFC Editor
2014-03-06
20 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on RFC Editor from Waiting on Authors
2014-03-06
20 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on Authors from In Progress
2014-03-06
20 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress
2014-03-05
20 Cindy Morgan IESG state changed to RFC Ed Queue from Approved-announcement sent
2014-03-05
20 (System) RFC Editor state changed to EDIT
2014-03-05
20 (System) Announcement was received by RFC Editor
2014-03-05
20 Cindy Morgan IESG state changed to Approved-announcement sent from IESG Evaluation::AD Followup
2014-03-05
20 Cindy Morgan IESG has approved the document
2014-03-05
20 Cindy Morgan Closed "Approve" ballot
2014-03-05
20 Cindy Morgan Ballot approval text was generated
2014-03-05
20 Richard Barnes Shepherding AD changed to Gonzalo Camarillo
2014-03-05
20 Richard Barnes Shepherding AD changed to Richard Barnes
2014-03-05
20 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot comment]

Thanks for addressing my discuss points.

-- this used to be a discuss point, I'd still like to chat about
it but its ...
2014-03-05
20 Stephen Farrell [Ballot Position Update] Position for Stephen Farrell has been changed to No Objection from Discuss
2014-03-05
20 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot discuss]

I do recall but didn't have a chance to review the IETF
LC discussion of this so feel free to point me at ...
2014-03-05
20 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot comment]

-- this used to be a discuss point, I'd still like to chat about
it but its non-blocking

(3) Given that IMEIs are ...
2014-03-05
20 Stephen Farrell Ballot comment and discuss text updated for Stephen Farrell
2014-03-03
20 Barry Leiba
[Ballot comment]
UPDATED, retaining part of my DISCUSS for documentation:

Having registered your "gsma" namespace and defined a "urn:gsma:imei:"
sub-namespace, do you really want to ...
2014-03-03
20 Barry Leiba [Ballot Position Update] Position for Barry Leiba has been changed to No Objection from Discuss
2014-03-03
20 Gonzalo Camarillo Ballot writeup was changed
2014-03-01
20 Barry Leiba
[Ballot discuss]
UPDATED after some discussion...

Having registered your "gsma" namespace and defined a "urn:gsma:imei:"
sub-namespace, do you really want to require IETF consensus to ...
2014-03-01
20 Barry Leiba Ballot comment and discuss text updated for Barry Leiba
2014-02-27
20 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Followup from Revised ID Needed
2014-02-27
20 Cindy Morgan New revision available
2014-02-26
19 Gonzalo Camarillo Notification list changed to : mmontemurro@rim.com, atle.monrad@ericsson.com, mary.ietf.barnes@gmail.com
2014-02-26
19 Gonzalo Camarillo IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation::Revised I-D Needed from IESG Evaluation::AD Followup
2014-02-20
19 Cindy Morgan IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation::AD Followup from IESG Evaluation
2014-02-20
19 Joel Jaeggli [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Joel Jaeggli
2014-02-20
19 Ted Lemon
[Ballot comment]
It's a bit weird to hard-code a contact person into an RFC:

  Designated contact person:
  Name:  Paul Gosden
  Coordinates:  pgosden@gsma.com ...
2014-02-20
19 Ted Lemon [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Ted Lemon
2014-02-19
19 Richard Barnes [Ballot comment]
I agree with Barry that the IETF probably doesn't need control over the internals of the namespace.
2014-02-19
19 Richard Barnes [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Richard Barnes
2014-02-19
19 Pete Resnick [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Pete Resnick
2014-02-19
19 Martin Stiemerling [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Martin Stiemerling
2014-02-18
19 Stewart Bryant [Ballot comment]
I re-iterate the position of my ancestors.
2014-02-18
19 Stewart Bryant [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Stewart Bryant
2014-02-18
19 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot discuss]

I do recall but didn't have a chance to review the IETF
LC discussion of this so feel free to point me at ...
2014-02-18
19 Stephen Farrell
[Ballot comment]

- On Barry's discuss. I think there would be value in
IETF review if e.g. the GSMA wanted to define other
urn:gsma: namespaces ...
2014-02-18
19 Stephen Farrell [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Stephen Farrell
2014-02-17
19 Spencer Dawkins [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Spencer Dawkins
2014-02-17
19 Barry Leiba
[Ballot discuss]
This document's been around for a long time, and we should get it through already.

That said, there's an issue I want to ...
2014-02-17
19 Barry Leiba
[Ballot comment]
Two other, non-blocking points:

1. There are two unused normative references, [8] (UTF-8) and [9] URN syntax.  They should be anchored.  I gather ...
2014-02-17
19 Barry Leiba [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Barry Leiba
2014-02-13
19 Jean Mahoney Request for Telechat review by GENART is assigned to Alexey Melnikov
2014-02-13
19 Jean Mahoney Request for Telechat review by GENART is assigned to Alexey Melnikov
2014-02-13
19 (System) IANA Review state changed to IANA OK - Actions Needed from Version Changed - Review Needed
2014-02-13
19 Adrian Farrel [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Adrian Farrel
2014-02-13
19 Gonzalo Camarillo Set telechat returning item indication
2014-02-13
19 Gonzalo Camarillo Placed on agenda for telechat - 2014-02-20
2014-02-13
19 Gonzalo Camarillo IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation from Waiting for AD Go-Ahead
2014-02-13
19 Gonzalo Camarillo Ballot has been issued
2014-02-13
19 Gonzalo Camarillo [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Gonzalo Camarillo
2014-02-13
19 Gonzalo Camarillo Ballot writeup was changed
2014-01-20
19 Alexey Melnikov Request for Last Call review by GENART Completed: Ready with Nits. Reviewer: Alexey Melnikov.
2014-01-13
19 Michael Montemurro IANA Review state changed to Version Changed - Review Needed from IANA OK - Actions Needed
2014-01-13
19 Michael Montemurro New version available: draft-montemurro-gsma-imei-urn-19.txt
2013-12-23
18 (System) IANA Review state changed to IANA OK - Actions Needed from Version Changed - Review Needed
2013-12-23
18 Amanda Baber
IESG/Authors/WG Chairs:

IANA has reviewed draft-montemurro-gsma-imei-urn-18.  Authors should review the comments and/or questions below.  Please report any inaccuracies and respond to any questions as soon ...
2013-12-23
18 (System) State changed to Waiting for AD Go-Ahead from In Last Call (ends 2013-12-23)
2013-11-28
18 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR is assigned to Michael Sneed
2013-11-28
18 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR is assigned to Michael Sneed
2013-11-25
18 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Alexey Melnikov
2013-11-25
18 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Alexey Melnikov
2013-11-25
18 Cindy Morgan
The following Last Call announcement was sent out:

From: The IESG <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>
To: IETF-Announce <ietf-announce@ietf.org>
Reply-To: ietf@ietf.org
Sender: <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>
Subject: Last Call: <draft-montemurro-gsma-imei-urn-18.txt> (A Uniform ...
2013-11-25
18 Cindy Morgan State changed to In Last Call (ends 2013-08-16) from Last Call Requested
2013-11-25
18 Gonzalo Camarillo Last call was requested
2013-11-25
18 Gonzalo Camarillo State changed to Last Call Requested from Waiting for AD Go-Ahead::External Party
2013-11-25
18 Gonzalo Camarillo Last call announcement was changed
2013-11-25
18 Gonzalo Camarillo Last call announcement was generated
2013-11-20
18 Michael Montemurro New version available: draft-montemurro-gsma-imei-urn-18.txt
2013-10-30
17 Gonzalo Camarillo State changed to Waiting for AD Go-Ahead::External Party from Waiting for AD Go-Ahead
2013-10-18
17 Michael Montemurro IANA Review state changed to Version Changed - Review Needed from IANA OK - Actions Needed
2013-10-18
17 Michael Montemurro New version available: draft-montemurro-gsma-imei-urn-17.txt
2013-08-30
16 Alexey Melnikov Request for Last Call review by GENART Completed: Ready with Nits. Reviewer: Alexey Melnikov.
2013-08-16
16 (System) State changed to Waiting for AD Go-Ahead from In Last Call
2013-07-29
16 Gonzalo Camarillo Notification list changed to : mmontemurro@rim.com
2013-07-25
16 Jean Mahoney Closed request for Last Call review by GENART with state 'Withdrawn'
2013-07-25
16 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Alexey Melnikov
2013-07-25
16 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Alexey Melnikov
2013-07-23
16 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Robert Sparks
2013-07-23
16 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Robert Sparks
2013-07-23
16 (System) IANA Review state changed to IANA OK - Actions Needed from IANA - Review Needed
2013-07-23
16 Pearl Liang
IESG/Authors/WG Chairs:

IANA has reviewed draft-montemurro-gsma-imei-urn-16.  Authors should review the comments and/or questions below.  Please report any inaccuracies and respond to any questions as soon ...
2013-07-19
16 Amy Vezza IANA Review state changed to IANA - Review Needed
2013-07-19
16 Amy Vezza
The following Last Call announcement was sent out:

From: The IESG <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>
To: IETF-Announce <ietf-announce@ietf.org>
Reply-To: ietf@ietf.org
Sender: <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>
Subject: Last Call: <draft-montemurro-gsma-imei-urn-16.txt> (A Uniform ...
2013-07-19
16 Amy Vezza State changed to In Last Call from Last Call Requested
2013-07-19
16 Gonzalo Camarillo Last call was requested
2013-07-19
16 Gonzalo Camarillo State changed to Last Call Requested from Publication Requested
2013-07-19
16 Gonzalo Camarillo Changed consensus to Yes from Unknown
2013-07-19
16 Gonzalo Camarillo State changed to Publication Requested from AD is watching
2013-07-19
16 Gonzalo Camarillo Document shepherd changed to Mary Barnes
2013-07-19
16 Gonzalo Camarillo Last call announcement was generated
2013-07-19
16 Gonzalo Camarillo Note field has been cleared
2013-07-19
16 Gonzalo Camarillo Changed document writeup
2013-07-11
16 Michael Montemurro New version available: draft-montemurro-gsma-imei-urn-16.txt
2013-07-05
15 Michael Montemurro New version available: draft-montemurro-gsma-imei-urn-15.txt
2013-05-06
14 Michael Montemurro New version available: draft-montemurro-gsma-imei-urn-14.txt
2013-02-13
13 Michael Montemurro New version available: draft-montemurro-gsma-imei-urn-13.txt
2013-02-07
12 Michael Montemurro New version available: draft-montemurro-gsma-imei-urn-12.txt
2012-10-12
11 Michael Montemurro New version available: draft-montemurro-gsma-imei-urn-11.txt
2012-08-22
10 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Dan Romascanu
2012-08-22
10 (System) post-migration administrative database adjustment to the No Objection position for Russ Housley
2012-07-09
10 Michael Montemurro New version available: draft-montemurro-gsma-imei-urn-10.txt
2012-01-09
09 (System) New version available: draft-montemurro-gsma-imei-urn-09.txt
2012-01-09
09 (System) Document has expired
2012-01-09
09 (System) State changed to Dead from AD is watching.
2011-09-23
09 Gonzalo Camarillo Responsible AD has been changed to Gonzalo Camarillo from Lisa Dusseault
2011-09-23
09 Gonzalo Camarillo State changed to AD is watching from Dead.
2011-07-08
08 (System) New version available: draft-montemurro-gsma-imei-urn-08.txt
2011-07-04
07 (System) New version available: draft-montemurro-gsma-imei-urn-07.txt
2011-01-10
06 (System) New version available: draft-montemurro-gsma-imei-urn-06.txt
2010-09-28
05 (System) New version available: draft-montemurro-gsma-imei-urn-05.txt
2010-01-12
09 (System) Document has expired
2010-01-11
09 Lisa Dusseault State Changes to Dead from AD Evaluation::Revised ID Needed by Lisa Dusseault
2010-01-11
09 Lisa Dusseault This document hasn't been updated in six months... filing as dead
2009-11-09
09 Lisa Dusseault [Note]: 'IPR notice has been filed on this doc by RIM' added by Lisa Dusseault
2009-06-25
09 Lisa Dusseault REvised version expected to contain new way of indicating version
2009-06-25
09 Lisa Dusseault State Changes to AD Evaluation::Revised ID Needed from AD Evaluation::AD Followup by Lisa Dusseault
2009-06-25
09 Lisa Dusseault Note field has been cleared by Lisa Dusseault
2009-04-24
09 Cullen Jennings
[Ballot discuss]
The most resent version did not seem to address my comments not have I received any email on them that I can find. ...
2009-04-15
09 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Follow up from New Id Needed
2009-04-15
04 (System) New version available: draft-montemurro-gsma-imei-urn-04.txt
2009-04-03
09 Lisa Dusseault State Changes to AD Evaluation::Revised ID Needed from AD Evaluation::AD Followup by Lisa Dusseault
2009-04-02
09 Magnus Westerlund
[Ballot comment]
The document uses text to describe the allowed syntax for the URN subspaces. I wish for a syntax declaration that are complete and ...
2009-04-02
09 Magnus Westerlund
[Ballot discuss]
1. The reference to the syntax is to the general URI spec. However, to my understanding the URN syntax is more restricted than ...
2009-04-02
09 Magnus Westerlund [Ballot Position Update] Position for Magnus Westerlund has been changed to Discuss from No Objection by Magnus Westerlund
2009-04-02
09 Cullen Jennings
[Ballot discuss]
I want to understand why this request is coming from GSM not 3GPP and be sure that IETF is not being used as ...
2009-04-01
09 Dan Romascanu [Ballot Position Update] Position for Dan Romascanu has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Dan Romascanu
2009-04-01
09 Magnus Westerlund [Ballot Position Update] Position for Magnus Westerlund has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Magnus Westerlund
2009-03-30
09 Lisa Dusseault Intended Status has been changed to Informational from Experimental
2009-03-03
09 Russ Housley [Ballot Position Update] Position for Russ Housley has been changed to No Objection from Discuss by Russ Housley
2009-03-02
09 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Follow up from New Id Needed
2009-03-02
03 (System) New version available: draft-montemurro-gsma-imei-urn-03.txt
2008-12-15
09 Lisa Dusseault State Changes to AD Evaluation::Revised ID Needed from AD Evaluation by Lisa Dusseault
2008-11-04
09 Lisa Dusseault State Changes to AD Evaluation from Dead by Lisa Dusseault
2008-10-01
02 (System) New version available: draft-montemurro-gsma-imei-urn-02.txt
2007-11-15
09 (System) Document has expired
2007-11-14
09 Lisa Dusseault State Changes to Dead from IESG Evaluation::Revised ID Needed by Lisa Dusseault
2007-10-12
09 Lisa Dusseault State Change Notice email list have been change to mmontemurro@rim.com, leslie@thinkingcat.com from mmontemurro@rim.com
2007-10-06
09 Cullen Jennings
[Ballot discuss]
Just updating this based on having learned more about URNs. I have removed objects about allocating a subdeligated space.

There is nothing experimental ...
2007-06-14
09 Lisa Dusseault
DISCUSS-clearing call: agreed Informational will be best, and will pursue whether they can simply register two URNs (rather than a whole delegatable namespace of them) ...
2007-06-14
09 Cullen Jennings
[Ballot discuss]
There is nothing experimental about how this URN will be used (Just a few billion end hosts :-) - I am fine with ...
2007-05-24
09 Amy Vezza State Changes to IESG Evaluation::Revised ID Needed from IESG Evaluation by Amy Vezza
2007-05-24
09 Magnus Westerlund
[Ballot discuss]
The syntax definition for the URN is not complete. In addition to the noted issues with the IMEI and IMEISV formats, also there ...
2007-05-24
09 Magnus Westerlund [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded by Magnus Westerlund
2007-05-23
09 (System) State Changes to IESG Evaluation from IESG Evaluation - Defer by system
2007-05-22
09 Cullen Jennings
[Ballot discuss]
There is nothing experimental about how this URN will be used (Just a few billion end hosts :-) - I think it needs ...
2007-05-22
09 Cullen Jennings [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded by Cullen Jennings
2007-05-11
09 (System) Removed from agenda for telechat - 2007-05-10
2007-05-10
09 Cullen Jennings State Changes to IESG Evaluation - Defer from IESG Evaluation by Cullen Jennings
2007-05-09
09 David Ward [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by David Ward
2007-05-09
09 Ross Callon [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by Ross Callon
2007-05-09
09 Jari Arkko [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by Jari Arkko
2007-05-09
09 Tim Polk [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by Tim Polk
2007-05-08
09 Dan Romascanu
[Ballot discuss]
From Section 1:

  This specification defines a Uniform Resource Name namespace for the
  GSMA (GSM Association) and sub namespaces for the ...
2007-05-08
09 Dan Romascanu [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded by Dan Romascanu
2007-05-07
09 Lars Eggert [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by Lars Eggert
2007-05-07
09 Russ Housley
[Ballot comment]
From Gen-ART Review by Pasi Eronen:

  ABNF for IMEI:
  - The preceeding text should say "IMEI" instead of "IMEISV"
  - ...
2007-05-07
09 Russ Housley
[Ballot discuss]
Why is this document going forward as Experimental?  What happens
  to the URN space of the experiment fails?It seems to me that ...
2007-05-07
09 Russ Housley [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded by Russ Housley
2007-05-04
09 Chris Newman [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by Chris Newman
2007-04-28
09 Ron Bonica [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded by Ron Bonica
2007-04-22
09 Yoshiko Fong
IANA Evaluation comments:

No IANA consdierations section.

Upon approval of this document, the IANA will make
the following assignments in the "Uppon approval of
this ...
2007-04-22
09 Samuel Weiler Request for Telechat review by SECDIR is assigned to Uri Blumenthal
2007-04-22
09 Samuel Weiler Request for Telechat review by SECDIR is assigned to Uri Blumenthal
2007-04-18
09 Lisa Dusseault Placed on agenda for telechat - 2007-05-10 by Lisa Dusseault
2007-04-18
09 Lisa Dusseault [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Lisa Dusseault
2007-04-18
09 Lisa Dusseault Ballot has been issued by Lisa Dusseault
2007-04-18
09 Lisa Dusseault Created "Approve" ballot
2007-04-18
09 (System) Ballot writeup text was added
2007-04-18
09 (System) Last call text was added
2007-04-18
09 (System) Ballot approval text was added
2007-04-18
09 Lisa Dusseault State Changes to IESG Evaluation from AD Evaluation by Lisa Dusseault
2007-04-18
09 Lisa Dusseault Intended Status has been changed to Experimental from None
2007-04-17
09 Lisa Dusseault State Changes to AD Evaluation from Publication Requested by Lisa Dusseault
2007-04-04
09 Lisa Dusseault Draft Added by Lisa Dusseault in state Publication Requested
2007-02-06
01 (System) New version available: draft-montemurro-gsma-imei-urn-01.txt
2006-10-16
00 (System) New version available: draft-montemurro-gsma-imei-urn-00.txt