Dynamic Link Exchange Protocol (DLEP) Multi-Hop Forwarding Extension
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From: The IESG <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: IETF-Announce <email@example.com> Cc: The IESG <firstname.lastname@example.org>, email@example.com, Stan Ratliff <firstname.lastname@example.org>, email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com Subject: Protocol Action: 'Dynamic Link Exchange Protocol (DLEP) Multi-Hop Forwarding Extension' to Proposed Standard (draft-ietf-manet-dlep-multi-hop-extension-07.txt) The IESG has approved the following document: - 'Dynamic Link Exchange Protocol (DLEP) Multi-Hop Forwarding Extension' (draft-ietf-manet-dlep-multi-hop-extension-07.txt) as Proposed Standard This document is the product of the Mobile Ad-hoc Networks Working Group. The IESG contact persons are Alvaro Retana, Martin Vigoureux and Deborah Brungard. A URL of this Internet Draft is: https://datatracker.ietf.org/doc/draft-ietf-manet-dlep-multi-hop-extension/
Technical Summary This document defines an extension to the DLEP protocol that enables the reporting and control of Multi-Hop Forwarding by DLEP capable modems. Working Group Summary The Working Group process proceeded without any issues. The authors took most of the points raised on the mailing list and incorporated them into the document. The document reached last call without controversy. Document Quality There are no implementations of the specification, however, vendors plan to implement. Personnel The Document Shepherd is Stan Ratliff. The responsible Area Director is Alvaro Retana.