Ethernet-Tree (E-Tree) Support in Ethernet VPN (EVPN) and Provider Backbone Bridging EVPN (PBB-EVPN)
RFC 8317

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Document history

Date Rev. By Action
2018-02-05
14 (System) IANA registries were updated to include RFC8317
2018-01-31
14 (System)
Received changes through RFC Editor sync (created alias RFC 8317, changed title to 'Ethernet-Tree (E-Tree) Support in Ethernet VPN (EVPN) and Provider Backbone Bridging EVPN …
2018-01-31
14 (System) RFC published
2018-01-31
14 (System) RFC Editor state changed to AUTH48-DONE from AUTH48
2018-01-15
14 (System) RFC Editor state changed to AUTH48 from RFC-EDITOR
2018-01-10
14 (System) RFC Editor state changed to RFC-EDITOR from EDIT
2017-12-06
14 (System) IANA Action state changed to RFC-Ed-Ack from Waiting on RFC Editor
2017-12-06
14 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on RFC Editor from Waiting on Authors
2017-12-05
14 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on Authors from In Progress
2017-12-04
14 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress
2017-12-04
14 (System) RFC Editor state changed to EDIT
2017-12-04
14 (System) IESG state changed to RFC Ed Queue from Approved-announcement sent
2017-12-04
14 (System) Announcement was received by RFC Editor
2017-12-04
14 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to Approved-announcement sent from Approved-announcement to be sent
2017-12-04
14 Amy Vezza IESG has approved the document
2017-12-04
14 Amy Vezza Closed "Approve" ballot
2017-12-04
14 Alvaro Retana IESG state changed to Approved-announcement to be sent from IESG Evaluation::AD Followup
2017-12-04
14 Alvaro Retana Ballot approval text was generated
2017-12-02
14 Eric Rescorla [Ballot Position Update] Position for Eric Rescorla has been changed to No Objection from Discuss
2017-10-29
14 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Followup from Revised ID Needed
2017-10-29
14 (System) IANA Review state changed to Version Changed - Review Needed from IANA OK - Actions Needed
2017-10-29
14 Ali Sajassi New version available: draft-ietf-bess-evpn-etree-14.txt
2017-10-29
14 (System) New version approved
2017-10-29
14 (System)
Request for posting confirmation emailed to previous authors: Sami Boutros <sboutros@vmware.com>, Samer Salam <ssalam@cisco.com>, John Drake <jdrake@juniper.net>, Jorge Rabadan <jorge.rabadan@nokia.com>, Jim Uttaro <ju1738@att.com>, Ali Sajassi …
2017-10-29
14 Ali Sajassi Uploaded new revision
2017-10-26
13 Alvaro Retana Notification list changed to "Thomas Morin" <thomas.morin@orange.com>, aretana.ietf@gmail.com from "Thomas Morin" <thomas.morin@orange.com>, aretana@cisco.com
2017-09-20
13 Tero Kivinen Closed request for Last Call review by SECDIR with state 'No Response'
2017-09-14
13 Cindy Morgan IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation::Revised I-D Needed from IESG Evaluation
2017-09-13
13 Suresh Krishnan [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Suresh Krishnan
2017-09-13
13 Kathleen Moriarty
[Ballot comment]
I'm reading the leaf to leaf prohibition as a routing optimization that isn't intended for security purposes, but could help prevent routing loops …
2017-09-13
13 Kathleen Moriarty [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Kathleen Moriarty
2017-09-13
13 Adam Roach
[Ballot comment]
Section 3.3.2 says:

  The PEs implementing an E-Tree service need not perform MAC learning
  when the traffic flows between Root and …
2017-09-13
13 Adam Roach Ballot comment text updated for Adam Roach
2017-09-13
13 Adam Roach
[Ballot comment]
Section 3.3.2 says:

  The PEs implementing an E-Tree service need not perform MAC learning
  when the traffic flows between Root and …
2017-09-13
13 Adam Roach Ballot comment text updated for Adam Roach
2017-09-13
13 Adam Roach
[Ballot comment]
Section 3.3.2 says:

  The PEs implementing an E-Tree service need not perform MAC learning
  when the traffic flows between Root and …
2017-09-13
13 Adam Roach Ballot comment text updated for Adam Roach
2017-09-13
13 Adam Roach
[Ballot comment]
Section 3.3.2 says:

  The PEs implementing an E-Tree service need not perform MAC learning
  when the traffic flows between Root and …
2017-09-13
13 Adam Roach Ballot comment text updated for Adam Roach
2017-09-13
13 Adam Roach
[Ballot comment]
Section 3.3.2 says:

  The PEs implementing an E-Tree service need not perform MAC learning
  when the traffic flows between Root and …
2017-09-13
13 Adam Roach Ballot comment text updated for Adam Roach
2017-09-13
13 Adam Roach
[Ballot comment]
Section 3.3.2 says:

  The PEs implementing an E-Tree service need not perform MAC learning
  when the traffic flows between Root and …
2017-09-13
13 Adam Roach [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Adam Roach
2017-09-13
13 Terry Manderson [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Terry Manderson
2017-09-13
13 Benoît Claise [Ballot comment]
MEF doesn't stand for Metro Ethernet Forum any longer.
2017-09-13
13 Benoît Claise Ballot comment text updated for Benoit Claise
2017-09-13
13 Benoît Claise [Ballot comment]
MEF doesn't stand for The Metro Ethernet Forum anymore.
2017-09-13
13 Benoît Claise [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Benoit Claise
2017-09-13
13 Ben Campbell
[Ballot comment]
I share the questions about the prohibition of leaf-to-leaf communication. There's a fair amount of text enforcing such a requirement, but very little …
2017-09-13
13 Ben Campbell [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Ben Campbell
2017-09-12
13 Amanda Baber IANA Review state changed to IANA OK - Actions Needed from IANA - Not OK
2017-09-12
13 Amanda Baber IANA Review state changed to IANA - Not OK from Version Changed - Review Needed
2017-09-12
13 (System) IANA Review state changed to IANA - Not OK from IANA OK - Actions Needed
2017-09-12
13 Deborah Brungard [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Deborah Brungard
2017-09-12
13 Alia Atlas [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Alia Atlas
2017-09-12
13 Spencer Dawkins [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Spencer Dawkins
2017-09-11
13 Mirja Kühlewind
[Ballot comment]
Mostly editorial comment:
Reading sections 3 and 4 it not clear to me if this is providing an actual implementation specification or just …
2017-09-11
13 Mirja Kühlewind Ballot comment text updated for Mirja Kühlewind
2017-09-11
13 Mirja Kühlewind
[Ballot comment]
Mostly editorial comment:
Reading sections 3 and 4 it not clear to me if this is providing an actual implementation specification or just …
2017-09-11
13 Mirja Kühlewind Ballot comment text updated for Mirja Kühlewind
2017-09-11
13 Mirja Kühlewind
[Ballot comment]
Mostly editorial comment:
Reading sections 3 and 4 it not clear to me if this is providing an actual implementation specification or just …
2017-09-11
13 Mirja Kühlewind [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Mirja Kühlewind
2017-09-11
13 Dale Worley Request for Telechat review by GENART Completed: Ready with Nits. Reviewer: Dale Worley. Sent review to list.
2017-09-11
13 Alexey Melnikov [Ballot comment]
Nit: typo Unkonwn appears multiple times in the document.
2017-09-11
13 Alexey Melnikov [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Alexey Melnikov
2017-09-09
13 Eric Rescorla [Ballot comment]
4.2 Broadcast, Unkonwn, and Multicast (BUM) Traffic
Nit: unknown
2017-09-09
13 Eric Rescorla Ballot comment text updated for Eric Rescorla
2017-09-09
13 Eric Rescorla
[Ballot discuss]
It's not clear to me if the prohibition on leaf-to-leaf communications is intended to be a security requirement. If so, it seems like …
2017-09-09
13 Eric Rescorla [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Eric Rescorla
2017-09-04
13 Carlos Pignataro Request for Telechat review by OPSDIR Completed: Ready. Reviewer: Carlos Pignataro. Sent review to list.
2017-09-04
13 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Telechat review by OPSDIR is assigned to Carlos Pignataro
2017-09-04
13 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Telechat review by OPSDIR is assigned to Carlos Pignataro
2017-09-03
13 Warren Kumari
[Ballot comment]
[ I wrote this review back on Aug 8th, but the balloting wasn't open then - I believe that there has been a …
2017-09-03
13 Warren Kumari [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Warren Kumari
2017-08-31
13 Jean Mahoney Request for Telechat review by GENART is assigned to Dale Worley
2017-08-31
13 Jean Mahoney Request for Telechat review by GENART is assigned to Dale Worley
2017-08-30
13 Alvaro Retana IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation from Waiting for AD Go-Ahead::AD Followup
2017-08-30
13 Alvaro Retana Ballot has been issued
2017-08-30
13 Alvaro Retana [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Alvaro Retana
2017-08-30
13 Alvaro Retana Created "Approve" ballot
2017-08-30
13 Alvaro Retana Placed on agenda for telechat - 2017-09-14
2017-08-30
13 Alvaro Retana Changed consensus to Yes from Unknown
2017-08-28
13 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Followup from Revised ID Needed
2017-08-28
13 (System) IANA Review state changed to Version Changed - Review Needed from IANA - Not OK
2017-08-28
13 Ali Sajassi New version available: draft-ietf-bess-evpn-etree-13.txt
2017-08-28
13 (System) New version approved
2017-08-28
13 (System)
Request for posting confirmation emailed to previous authors: Sami Boutros <sboutros@vmware.com>, Samer Salam <ssalam@cisco.com>, John Drake <jdrake@juniper.net>, Jorge Rabadan <jorge.rabadan@nokia.com>, Jim Uttaro <ju1738@att.com>, Ali Sajassi …
2017-08-28
13 Ali Sajassi Uploaded new revision
2017-08-25
12 Alvaro Retana Removed from agenda for telechat
2017-08-16
12 Min Ye Request for Telechat review by RTGDIR Completed: Has Nits. Reviewer: Ravi Singh.
2017-08-11
12 Alvaro Retana A couple of the Directorate reviews pointed at significant issues, so I'm waiting for an update addressing them before moving this document to IESG Evaluation.
2017-08-11
12 Alvaro Retana IESG state changed to Waiting for AD Go-Ahead::Revised I-D Needed from Waiting for Writeup
2017-08-11
12 Alvaro Retana Ballot writeup was changed
2017-08-11
12 Alvaro Retana Telechat date has been changed to 2017-08-31 from 2017-08-17
2017-08-09
12 (System) IESG state changed to Waiting for Writeup from In Last Call
2017-08-07
12 Dale Worley Request for Last Call review by GENART Completed: On the Right Track. Reviewer: Dale Worley. Sent review to list.
2017-08-07
12 (System) IANA Review state changed to IANA - Not OK from IANA - Review Needed
2017-08-07
12 Sabrina Tanamal
(Via drafts-lastcall@iana.org): IESG/Authors/WG Chairs:

The IANA Services Operator has completed its review of draft-ietf-bess-evpn-etree-12. If any part of this review is inaccurate, please let us …
2017-08-07
12 Carlos Pignataro Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR Completed: Has Issues. Reviewer: Carlos Pignataro. Sent review to list.
2017-08-01
12 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR is assigned to Carlos Pignataro
2017-08-01
12 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR is assigned to Carlos Pignataro
2017-07-31
12 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Dan Harkins
2017-07-31
12 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Dan Harkins
2017-07-27
12 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Dale Worley
2017-07-27
12 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Dale Worley
2017-07-26
12 Amy Vezza IANA Review state changed to IANA - Review Needed
2017-07-26
12 Amy Vezza
The following Last Call announcement was sent out (ends 2017-08-09):

From: The IESG <iesg-secretary@ietf.org>
To: IETF-Announce <ietf-announce@ietf.org>
CC: Thomas Morin <thomas.morin@orange.com>, aretana@cisco.com, thomas.morin@orange.com, bess-chairs@ietf.org, draft-ietf-bess-evpn-etree@ietf.org, …
2017-07-26
12 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to In Last Call from Last Call Requested
2017-07-26
12 Amy Vezza Last call announcement was changed
2017-07-25
12 Min Ye Request for Telechat review by RTGDIR is assigned to Ravi Singh
2017-07-25
12 Min Ye Request for Telechat review by RTGDIR is assigned to Ravi Singh
2017-07-25
12 Alvaro Retana Requested Telechat review by RTGDIR
2017-07-25
12 Alvaro Retana Placed on agenda for telechat - 2017-08-17
2017-07-25
12 Alvaro Retana Last call was requested
2017-07-25
12 Alvaro Retana Ballot approval text was generated
2017-07-25
12 Alvaro Retana Ballot writeup was generated
2017-07-25
12 Alvaro Retana IESG state changed to Last Call Requested from AD Evaluation::AD Followup
2017-07-25
12 Alvaro Retana Last call announcement was generated
2017-06-22
12 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Followup from Revised ID Needed
2017-06-22
12 Ali Sajassi New version available: draft-ietf-bess-evpn-etree-12.txt
2017-06-22
12 (System) New version approved
2017-06-22
12 (System)
Request for posting confirmation emailed to previous authors: Sami Boutros <sboutros@vmware.com>, Samer Salam <ssalam@cisco.com>, John Drake <jdrake@juniper.net>, Jorge Rabadan <jorge.rabadan@nokia.com>, Jim Uttaro <ju1738@att.com>, Ali Sajassi …
2017-06-22
12 Ali Sajassi Uploaded new revision
2017-06-07
11 Alvaro Retana Still waiting for the registry to be created.
2017-06-07
11 Alvaro Retana IESG state changed to AD Evaluation::Revised I-D Needed from AD Evaluation::AD Followup
2017-05-12
11 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Followup from Revised ID Needed
2017-05-12
11 Ali Sajassi New version available: draft-ietf-bess-evpn-etree-11.txt
2017-05-12
11 (System) New version approved
2017-05-12
11 (System)
Request for posting confirmation emailed to previous authors: Sami Boutros <sboutros@vmware.com>, Samer Salam <ssalam@cisco.com>, John Drake <jdrake@juniper.net>, Jorge Rabadan <jorge.rabadan@nokia.com>, Jim Uttaro <ju1738@att.com>, Ali Sajassi …
2017-05-12
11 Ali Sajassi Uploaded new revision
2017-05-12
10 Alvaro Retana A couple more updates are needed related mostly to references and the IANA section.
2017-05-12
10 Alvaro Retana IESG state changed to AD Evaluation::Revised I-D Needed from AD Evaluation::AD Followup
2017-05-09
10 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Followup from Revised ID Needed
2017-05-09
10 Ali Sajassi New version available: draft-ietf-bess-evpn-etree-10.txt
2017-05-09
10 (System) New version approved
2017-05-09
10 (System)
Request for posting confirmation emailed to previous authors: Sami Boutros <sboutros@vmware.com>, Samer Salam <ssalam@cisco.com>, John Drake <jdrake@juniper.net>, Jorge Rabadan <jorge.rabadan@nokia.com>, Jim Uttaro <ju1738@att.com>, Ali Sajassi …
2017-05-09
10 Ali Sajassi Uploaded new revision
2017-04-04
09 Alvaro Retana
=== AD Review of draft-ietf-bess-evpn-etree-09 ===

Dear authors:

I just finished reading this document.  In general, the document could benefit from an editorial pass to …
2017-04-04
09 Alvaro Retana IESG state changed to AD Evaluation::Revised I-D Needed from AD Evaluation
2017-04-04
09 Alvaro Retana Notification list changed to "Thomas Morin" <thomas.morin@orange.com>, aretana@cisco.com from "Thomas Morin" <thomas.morin@orange.com>
2017-04-03
09 Alvaro Retana IESG state changed to AD Evaluation from Publication Requested
2017-01-17
09 Thomas Morin
(1) What type of RFC is being requested (BCP, Proposed Standard,
Internet Standard, Informational, Experimental, or Historic)?  Why
is this the proper type of RFC?  …
2017-01-17
09 Thomas Morin Responsible AD changed to Alvaro Retana
2017-01-17
09 Thomas Morin IETF WG state changed to Submitted to IESG for Publication from WG Consensus: Waiting for Write-Up
2017-01-17
09 Thomas Morin IESG state changed to Publication Requested
2017-01-17
09 Thomas Morin IESG process started in state Publication Requested
2017-01-17
09 Thomas Morin Tag Doc Shepherd Follow-up Underway cleared.
2017-01-17
09 Thomas Morin Changed document writeup
2017-01-13
09 Ali Sajassi New version available: draft-ietf-bess-evpn-etree-09.txt
2017-01-13
09 (System) New version approved
2017-01-13
09 (System)
Request for posting confirmation emailed to previous authors: "Jorge Rabadan" <jorge.rabadan@nokia.com>, "John Drake" <jdrake@juniper.net>, "Samer Salam" <ssalam@cisco.com>, "Sami Boutros" <sboutros@vmware.com>, "Jim Uttaro" <ju1738@att.com>, "Ali Sajassi" …
2017-01-13
09 Ali Sajassi Uploaded new revision
2017-01-13
08 Ali Sajassi New version available: draft-ietf-bess-evpn-etree-08.txt
2017-01-13
08 (System) New version approved
2017-01-13
08 (System)
Request for posting confirmation emailed to previous authors: "Jorge Rabadan" <jorge.rabadan@nokia.com>, "John Drake" <jdrake@juniper.net>, "Samer Salam" <ssalam@cisco.com>, "Sami Boutros" <sboutros@vmware.com>, "Jim Uttaro" <ju1738@att.com>, "Ali Sajassi" …
2017-01-13
08 Ali Sajassi Uploaded new revision
2016-09-01
07 Ali Sajassi New version available: draft-ietf-bess-evpn-etree-07.txt
2016-08-30
06 Thomas Morin Changed document writeup
2016-08-29
06 Thomas Morin Changed document writeup
2016-06-09
06 Thomas Morin Tag Doc Shepherd Follow-up Underway set.
2016-06-09
06 Ali Sajassi New version available: draft-ietf-bess-evpn-etree-06.txt
2016-05-11
05 Ali Sajassi New version available: draft-ietf-bess-evpn-etree-05.txt
2016-03-29
04 Thomas Morin IETF WG state changed to WG Consensus: Waiting for Write-Up from In WG Last Call
2016-03-22
Naveen Khan Removed related IPR disclosure: Juniper Networks, Inc.'s Statement about IPR related to draft-ietf-bess-evpn-etree
2016-03-16
Naveen Khan Posted related IPR disclosure: Juniper Networks, Inc.'s Statement about IPR related to draft-ietf-bess-evpn-etree
2016-01-31
04 Ali Sajassi New version available: draft-ietf-bess-evpn-etree-04.txt
2016-01-19
03 Martin Vigoureux IETF WG state changed to In WG Last Call from WG Document
2016-01-19
03 Martin Vigoureux Notification list changed to "Thomas Morin" <thomas.morin@orange.com>
2016-01-19
03 Martin Vigoureux Document shepherd changed to Thomas Morin
2015-10-12
03 Ali Sajassi New version available: draft-ietf-bess-evpn-etree-03.txt
2015-09-21
02 Thomas Morin Intended Status changed to Proposed Standard from None
2015-07-06
02 Ali Sajassi New version available: draft-ietf-bess-evpn-etree-02.txt
2015-06-17
01 Ali Sajassi New version available: draft-ietf-bess-evpn-etree-01.txt
2015-06-13
00 Martin Vigoureux This document now replaces draft-sajassi-bess-evpn-etree instead of None
2015-06-10
00 Ali Sajassi New version available: draft-ietf-bess-evpn-etree-00.txt