Multicast Using Bit Index Explicit Replication (BIER)
RFC 8279

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Document history

Date Rev. By Action
2018-06-05
08 (System) Received changes through RFC Editor sync (changed standardization level to Proposed Standard)
2018-05-15
08 Amy Vezza New status of Proposed Standard approved by the IESG
https://datatracker.ietf.org/doc/status-change-bier-core-to-proposed-standard/
2017-11-20
08 (System)
Received changes through RFC Editor sync (created alias RFC 8279, changed title to 'Multicast Using Bit Index Explicit Replication (BIER)', changed abstract to 'This document ...
2017-11-20
08 (System) RFC published
2017-11-14
08 (System) RFC Editor state changed to AUTH48-DONE from AUTH48
2017-11-07
08 (System) RFC Editor state changed to AUTH48 from RFC-EDITOR
2017-10-26
08 (System) RFC Editor state changed to RFC-EDITOR from AUTH
2017-10-26
08 (System) RFC Editor state changed to AUTH from EDIT
2017-10-05
08 Tero Kivinen Closed request for Telechat review by SECDIR with state 'No Response'
2017-10-02
08 (System) IANA Action state changed to No IC from In Progress
2017-10-02
08 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress
2017-10-02
08 (System) RFC Editor state changed to EDIT
2017-10-02
08 (System) IESG state changed to RFC Ed Queue from Approved-announcement sent
2017-10-02
08 (System) Announcement was received by RFC Editor
2017-10-02
08 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to Approved-announcement sent from Approved-announcement to be sent
2017-10-02
08 Amy Vezza IESG has approved the document
2017-10-02
08 Amy Vezza Closed "Approve" ballot
2017-10-02
08 Amy Vezza Ballot writeup was changed
2017-10-02
08 Amy Vezza Ballot approval text was generated
2017-09-28
08 Cindy Morgan IESG state changed to Approved-announcement to be sent from IESG Evaluation
2017-09-27
08 Ben Campbell [Ballot comment]
I agree with other comments that the architecture document should describe the experiment.
2017-09-27
08 Ben Campbell Ballot comment text updated for Ben Campbell
2017-09-27
08 Adam Roach
[Ballot comment]
Not wishing to re-litigate any of the previous discussions (for which I was not available), I have reviewed only the deltas between -07 ...
2017-09-27
08 Adam Roach [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Adam Roach
2017-09-27
08 Mirja Kühlewind
[Ballot comment]
Update:
While it is now clearer why this doc is not informational, I agree with the gen-art review (Thanks Dan!) that is could ...
2017-09-27
08 Mirja Kühlewind Ballot comment text updated for Mirja Kühlewind
2017-09-27
08 Mirja Kühlewind
[Ballot comment]
I also initially expected that this document should be informational because it specifies an architecture, however, while reading I realized that is rather ...
2017-09-27
08 Mirja Kühlewind Ballot comment text updated for Mirja Kühlewind
2017-09-25
08 Spencer Dawkins
[Ballot comment]
Just asking for my own understanding ...

In this text,

  If, at some time, the routing underlay is not providing a loop ...
2017-09-25
08 Spencer Dawkins Ballot comment text updated for Spencer Dawkins
2017-09-25
08 Spencer Dawkins
[Ballot comment]
Not asking except for my own understanding ...

In this text,

  If, at some time, the routing underlay is not providing a ...
2017-09-25
08 Spencer Dawkins Ballot comment text updated for Spencer Dawkins
2017-09-25
08 Spencer Dawkins [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Spencer Dawkins
2017-09-20
08 Tero Kivinen Request for Telechat review by SECDIR is assigned to Klaas Wierenga
2017-09-20
08 Tero Kivinen Request for Telechat review by SECDIR is assigned to Klaas Wierenga
2017-09-20
08 (System) IANA Review state changed to IANA OK - No Actions Needed from Version Changed - Review Needed
2017-09-20
08 Sabrina Tanamal
(Via drafts-lastcall@iana.org): IESG/Authors/WG Chairs:

The IANA Services Operator has reviewed draft-ietf-bier-architecture-08, which is currently in Last Call, and has the following comments:

We understand that ...
2017-09-20
08 Alia Atlas IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation from Waiting for AD Go-Ahead
2017-09-20
08 (System) IESG state changed to Waiting for AD Go-Ahead from In Last Call
2017-09-19
08 Dan Romascanu Request for Last Call review by GENART Completed: Ready. Reviewer: Dan Romascanu. Sent review to list.
2017-09-14
08 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Dan Romascanu
2017-09-14
08 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Dan Romascanu
2017-09-13
08 Cindy Morgan
The following Last Call announcement was sent out (ends 2017-09-20):

From: The IESG <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>
To: IETF-Announce <ietf-announce@ietf.org>
CC: Greg Shepherd <gjshep@gmail.com>, gjshep@gmail.com, bier@ietf.org, draft-ietf-bier-architecture@ietf.org, akatlas@gmail.com, ...
2017-09-13
08 Cindy Morgan IESG state changed to In Last Call from Last Call Requested
2017-09-13
08 Alia Atlas Last call was requested
2017-09-13
08 Alia Atlas IESG state changed to Last Call Requested from IESG Evaluation::AD Followup
2017-09-13
08 Alia Atlas Last call announcement was changed
2017-09-13
08 Alia Atlas Last call announcement was generated
2017-09-13
08 Alia Atlas Ballot has been issued
2017-09-13
08 Alia Atlas Ballot writeup was changed
2017-09-13
08 Alia Atlas Telechat date has been changed to 2017-09-28 from 2017-07-06
2017-09-13
08 Benoît Claise
[Ballot comment]
Next point moved from DISCUSS to COMMENT after the IESG telechat:
1. I want to come back to the experimental status.

I have ...
2017-09-13
08 Benoît Claise [Ballot Position Update] Position for Benoit Claise has been changed to No Objection from Discuss
2017-09-13
08 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Followup from Revised ID Needed
2017-09-13
08 (System) IANA Review state changed to Version Changed - Review Needed from IANA OK - No Actions Needed
2017-09-13
08 Eric Rosen New version available: draft-ietf-bier-architecture-08.txt
2017-09-13
08 (System) New version approved
2017-09-13
08 (System) Request for posting confirmation emailed to previous authors: Sam Aldrin <aldrin.ietf@gmail.com>, Andrew Dolganow <andrew.dolganow@nokia.com>, IJsbrand Wijnands <ice@cisco.com>, Tony Przygienda <prz@juniper.net>, Eric Rosen <erosen@juniper.net>
2017-09-13
08 Eric Rosen Uploaded new revision
2017-07-22
07 Victor Kuarsingh Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR Completed: Ready. Reviewer: Victor Kuarsingh.
2017-07-13
07 Tero Kivinen Closed request for Last Call review by SECDIR with state 'No Response'
2017-07-06
07 Cindy Morgan IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation::Revised I-D Needed from IESG Evaluation
2017-07-06
07 Benoît Claise
[Ballot discuss]
1. operations and management section
I'm sure there are such considerations:
    - configuration
    - sub-domain management
    - ...
2017-07-06
07 Benoît Claise
[Ballot comment]
Next point moved from DISCUSS to COMMENT after the IESG telechat:
1. I want to come back to the experimental status.

I have ...
2017-07-06
07 Benoît Claise Ballot comment and discuss text updated for Benoit Claise
2017-07-06
07 Benoît Claise
[Ballot discuss]
1. I want to come back to the experimental status.

I have seen Alia's reply:

    In the BIER Charter, work item ...
2017-07-06
07 Benoît Claise
[Ballot comment]
-  Each BFR MUST be assigned a single "BFR-Prefix" for each sub-domain
  to which it belongs.  A BFR's BFR-Prefix MUST be an ...
2017-07-06
07 Benoît Claise [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Benoit Claise
2017-07-06
07 Suresh Krishnan [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Suresh Krishnan
2017-07-06
07 Kathleen Moriarty [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Kathleen Moriarty
2017-07-06
07 Mirja Kühlewind
[Ballot comment]
I also initially expected that this document should be informational because it specifies an architecture, however, will reading I realized that is rather ...
2017-07-06
07 Mirja Kühlewind [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Mirja Kühlewind
2017-07-05
07 Terry Manderson [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Terry Manderson
2017-07-05
07 Warren Kumari
[Ballot comment]
[ After response from Alia I'm clearing my discuss. I still somewhat feel that an Architecture document which discusses an experimental protocol / ...
2017-07-05
07 Warren Kumari [Ballot Position Update] Position for Warren Kumari has been changed to No Objection from Discuss
2017-07-05
07 Warren Kumari
[Ballot discuss]
I agree with Ben, but feel more strongly than him - why is this Experimental? Where is the experiment / how do you ...
2017-07-05
07 Warren Kumari
[Ballot comment]
Notes:
Section 1:
"If the packet also needs to be sent to a BFER whose BFR-id is 257, the BFIR would have to ...
2017-07-05
07 Warren Kumari [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Warren Kumari
2017-07-05
07 Alissa Cooper
[Ballot comment]
I'm a bit confused about the experimental status of this document as well, given that the other WG drafts that define protocol extensions ...
2017-07-05
07 Alissa Cooper [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Alissa Cooper
2017-07-05
07 Alvaro Retana [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Alvaro Retana
2017-07-03
07 Ben Campbell
[Ballot comment]
It's not clear why this is experimental. What is the purpose or nature of the experiment? What does one hope to learn from ...
2017-07-03
07 Ben Campbell [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Ben Campbell
2017-07-03
07 Jonathan Hardwick Request for Last Call review by RTGDIR Completed: Has Nits. Reviewer: Susan Hares.
2017-07-01
07 Alexey Melnikov [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Alexey Melnikov
2017-06-29
07 Deborah Brungard [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Deborah Brungard
2017-06-29
07 Alia Atlas IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation from Waiting for Writeup
2017-06-29
07 Alia Atlas Ballot has been issued
2017-06-29
07 Alia Atlas [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Alia Atlas
2017-06-29
07 Alia Atlas Created "Approve" ballot
2017-06-29
07 Alia Atlas Ballot writeup was changed
2017-06-29
07 (System) IESG state changed to Waiting for Writeup from In Last Call
2017-06-26
07 (System) IANA Review state changed to IANA OK - No Actions Needed from IANA - Review Needed
2017-06-26
07 Sabrina Tanamal
(Via drafts-lastcall@iana.org): IESG/Authors/WG Chairs:

The IANA Services Operator has reviewed draft-ietf-bier-architecture-06.txt, which is currently in Last Call, and has the following comments:

We understand that ...
2017-06-25
07 Dan Romascanu Request for Last Call review by GENART Completed: Ready with Issues. Reviewer: Dan Romascanu. Sent review to list.
2017-06-24
07 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to David Waltermire
2017-06-24
07 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to David Waltermire
2017-06-22
07 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Dan Romascanu
2017-06-22
07 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Dan Romascanu
2017-06-21
07 Eric Rosen New version available: draft-ietf-bier-architecture-07.txt
2017-06-21
07 (System) New version approved
2017-06-21
07 (System) Request for posting confirmation emailed to previous authors: Sam Aldrin <aldrin.ietf@gmail.com>, Andrew Dolganow <andrew.dolganow@nokia.com>, IJsbrand Wijnands <ice@cisco.com>, Tony Przygienda <prz@juniper.net>, Eric Rosen <erosen@juniper.net>
2017-06-21
07 Eric Rosen Uploaded new revision
2017-06-21
06 Min Ye Request for Last Call review by RTGDIR is assigned to Susan Hares
2017-06-21
06 Min Ye Request for Last Call review by RTGDIR is assigned to Susan Hares
2017-06-19
06 Min Ye Request for Last Call review by RTGDIR is assigned to Hannes Gredler
2017-06-19
06 Min Ye Request for Last Call review by RTGDIR is assigned to Hannes Gredler
2017-06-19
06 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR is assigned to Victor Kuarsingh
2017-06-19
06 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR is assigned to Victor Kuarsingh
2017-06-15
06 Cindy Morgan IANA Review state changed to IANA - Review Needed
2017-06-15
06 Cindy Morgan
The following Last Call announcement was sent out:

From: The IESG <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>
To: IETF-Announce <ietf-announce@ietf.org>
CC: Greg Shepherd <gjshep@gmail.com>, gjshep@gmail.com, bier@ietf.org, draft-ietf-bier-architecture@ietf.org, akatlas@gmail.com, bier-chairs@ietf.org
Reply-To: ...
2017-06-15
06 Cindy Morgan IESG state changed to In Last Call from Last Call Requested::Revised I-D Needed
2017-06-15
06 Alia Atlas Last call was requested
2017-06-15
06 Alia Atlas IESG state changed to Last Call Requested::Revised I-D Needed from Last Call Requested
2017-06-15
06 Alia Atlas Last call was requested
2017-06-15
06 Alia Atlas Last call announcement was generated
2017-06-15
06 Alia Atlas Ballot approval text was generated
2017-06-15
06 Alia Atlas Ballot writeup was generated
2017-06-15
06 Alia Atlas
First, I would like to thank the authors - Ice, Eric, Andrew, Tony, and Sam - for an excellently written and very clear document which ...
2017-06-15
06 Alia Atlas IESG state changed to Last Call Requested from Publication Requested
2017-06-15
06 Alia Atlas Placed on agenda for telechat - 2017-07-06
2017-06-15
06 Alia Atlas Requested Last Call review by RTGDIR
2017-06-14
06 Greg Shepherd
(1) Experimental, as per charter. The document title page header indicates experimental.
(2)
Technical Summary:
This document specifies a new architecture for the forwarding of ...
2017-06-14
06 Greg Shepherd Responsible AD changed to Alia Atlas
2017-06-14
06 Greg Shepherd IETF WG state changed to Submitted to IESG for Publication from WG Consensus: Waiting for Write-Up
2017-06-14
06 Greg Shepherd IESG state changed to Publication Requested
2017-06-14
06 Greg Shepherd IESG process started in state Publication Requested
2017-06-14
06 Greg Shepherd Changed consensus to Yes from Unknown
2017-06-14
06 Greg Shepherd Changed document writeup
2017-06-14
06 Greg Shepherd Notification list changed to Greg Shepherd <gjshep@gmail.com>
2017-06-14
06 Greg Shepherd Document shepherd changed to Greg Shepherd
2017-06-14
06 Greg Shepherd Shepherd document complete. Undergoing WG/AD review before submission.
2017-06-14
06 Greg Shepherd Tag Doc Shepherd Follow-up Underway set.
2017-06-14
06 Greg Shepherd IETF WG state changed to WG Consensus: Waiting for Write-Up from WG Document
2017-06-14
06 Greg Shepherd Intended Status changed to Experimental from None
2017-04-24
06 Eric Rosen New version available: draft-ietf-bier-architecture-06.txt
2017-04-24
06 (System) New version approved
2017-04-24
06 (System) Request for posting confirmation emailed to previous authors: Sam Aldrin <aldrin.ietf@gmail.com>, Andrew Dolganow <andrew.dolganow@nokia.com>, IJsbrand Wijnands <ice@cisco.com>, Eric Rosen <erosen@juniper.net>, Tony Przygienda <prz@juniper.net>, bier-chairs@ietf.org
2017-04-24
06 Eric Rosen Uploaded new revision
2016-10-28
05 Eric Rosen New version available: draft-ietf-bier-architecture-05.txt
2016-10-28
05 (System) New version approved
2016-10-28
04 (System) Request for posting confirmation emailed to previous authors: "Andrew Dolganow" <andrew.dolganow@nokia.com>, "Eric Rosen" <erosen@juniper.net>, "Tony Przygienda" <prz@juniper.net>, "IJsbrand Wijnands" <ice@cisco.com>, "Sam Aldrin" <aldrin.ietf@gmail.com>, bier-chairs@ietf.org
2016-10-28
04 Eric Rosen Uploaded new revision
2016-07-18
04 Eric Rosen New version available: draft-ietf-bier-architecture-04.txt
2016-01-19
03 Eric Rosen New version available: draft-ietf-bier-architecture-03.txt
2015-07-29
02 Eric Rosen New version available: draft-ietf-bier-architecture-02.txt
2015-06-25
01 Eric Rosen New version available: draft-ietf-bier-architecture-01.txt
2015-04-27
00 Greg Shepherd This document now replaces draft-wijnands-bier-architecture instead of None
2015-04-27
00 Eric Rosen New version available: draft-ietf-bier-architecture-00.txt