Link-Layer Address Assignment Mechanism for DHCPv6
RFC 8947

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Date Rev. By Action
2020-12-01
09 (System)
Received changes through RFC Editor sync (created alias RFC 8947, changed title to 'Link-Layer Address Assignment Mechanism for DHCPv6', changed abstract to 'In certain environments, …
2020-12-01
09 (System) RFC published
2020-11-24
09 (System) RFC Editor state changed to AUTH48-DONE from AUTH48
2020-11-09
09 (System) RFC Editor state changed to AUTH48 from RFC-EDITOR
2020-10-26
09 (System) RFC Editor state changed to RFC-EDITOR from REF
2020-10-19
09 (System) RFC Editor state changed to REF from RFC-EDITOR
2020-09-16
09 (System) RFC Editor state changed to RFC-EDITOR from EDIT
2020-09-11
09 (System) IANA Action state changed to RFC-Ed-Ack from Waiting on RFC Editor
2020-09-11
09 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on RFC Editor from In Progress
2020-09-11
09 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress from Waiting on Authors
2020-09-11
09 (System) IANA Action state changed to Waiting on Authors from In Progress
2020-09-04
09 (System) RFC Editor state changed to EDIT
2020-09-04
09 (System) IESG state changed to RFC Ed Queue from Approved-announcement sent
2020-09-04
09 (System) Announcement was received by RFC Editor
2020-09-04
09 (System) IANA Action state changed to In Progress
2020-09-04
09 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to Approved-announcement sent from Approved-announcement to be sent
2020-09-04
09 Amy Vezza IESG has approved the document
2020-09-04
09 Amy Vezza Closed "Approve" ballot
2020-09-04
09 Amy Vezza Ballot approval text was generated
2020-09-04
09 Amy Vezza IESG state changed to Approved-announcement to be sent from IESG Evaluation::AD Followup
2020-09-04
09 Éric Vyncke RFC Editor Note was changed
2020-09-04
09 Éric Vyncke RFC Editor Note for ballot was generated
2020-09-04
09 Éric Vyncke RFC Editor Note for ballot was generated
2020-09-03
09 Bernie Volz New version available: draft-ietf-dhc-mac-assign-09.txt
2020-09-03
09 (System) New version accepted (logged-in submitter: Bernie Volz)
2020-09-03
09 Bernie Volz Uploaded new revision
2020-09-02
08 Robert Wilton
[Ballot comment]
Previous discuss issues that have been cleared:

Client SHOULD, server MUST ignore.  In a couple of places in the document (sections 6, 10.1, …
2020-09-02
08 Robert Wilton Ballot comment text updated for Robert Wilton
2020-09-02
08 Robert Wilton
[Ballot comment]
Previous discuss issues that have been cleared:

Client SHOULD, server MUST ignore.  In a couple of places in the document (sections 6, 10.1, …
2020-09-02
08 Robert Wilton [Ballot Position Update] Position for Robert Wilton has been changed to No Objection from Discuss
2020-08-05
08 Benjamin Kaduk
[Ballot comment]
Thank you for the updates addressing my discuss and comment points; I
just have a couple remaining suggestions.

Section 4.2

  Note that …
2020-08-05
08 Benjamin Kaduk [Ballot Position Update] Position for Benjamin Kaduk has been changed to No Objection from Discuss
2020-07-31
08 (System) Sub state has been changed to AD Followup from Revised ID Needed
2020-07-31
08 (System) IANA Review state changed to Version Changed - Review Needed from IANA OK - Actions Needed
2020-07-31
08 Bernie Volz New version available: draft-ietf-dhc-mac-assign-08.txt
2020-07-31
08 (System) New version accepted (logged-in submitter: Bernie Volz)
2020-07-31
08 Bernie Volz Uploaded new revision
2020-06-11
07 Cindy Morgan IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation::Revised I-D Needed from IESG Evaluation
2020-06-11
07 Magnus Westerlund [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Magnus Westerlund
2020-06-11
07 Erik Kline
[Ballot comment]
Should a client be able to request multicast addresses?

I think it might be good to restrict clients to only request unicast addresses. …
2020-06-11
07 Erik Kline Ballot comment text updated for Erik Kline
2020-06-11
07 Erik Kline [Ballot comment]
No comments beyond those already entered by others.
2020-06-11
07 Erik Kline [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Erik Kline
2020-06-10
07 Martin Duke
[Ballot comment]
I  found this document to be especially readable. Thanks!

Nits:
Section 5. The phrase “especially in the hypervisor scenario is used twice in …
2020-06-10
07 Martin Duke [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Martin Duke
2020-06-10
07 Roman Danyliw
[Ballot comment]
The reviews of others have already captured my feedback.

I support Ben Kaduk’s second DISCUSS item

I support Robert Wilton’s DISCUSS position adding …
2020-06-10
07 Roman Danyliw [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Roman Danyliw
2020-06-10
07 Deborah Brungard [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Deborah Brungard
2020-06-10
07 Amanda Baber IANA Review state changed to IANA OK - Actions Needed from Version Changed - Review Needed
2020-06-10
07 Martin Vigoureux [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Martin Vigoureux
2020-06-10
07 Murray Kucherawy
[Ballot comment]
Section 1:
* "... -  more details are in Appendix A." -- This should be its own sentence.

Section 3:
* "... typically …
2020-06-10
07 Murray Kucherawy [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Murray Kucherawy
2020-06-09
07 Alvaro Retana
[Ballot comment]
(0) I support Ben's DISCUSS.


(1) An informative reference to the "birthday paradox" would be nice.


(2) §4.2

  Note that a client …
2020-06-09
07 Alvaro Retana [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Alvaro Retana
2020-06-08
07 Sean Turner Request for Last Call review by SECDIR Completed: Has Nits. Reviewer: Sean Turner. Sent review to list.
2020-06-08
07 Robert Wilton
[Ballot discuss]
Hi,

Thank you for this document.  Mostly I found this document to be straight forward to read, but there are a few areas …
2020-06-08
07 Robert Wilton
[Ballot comment]
1. Introduction

  Typically the new VM instances are assigned a random link-layer (MAC)
  address, but that does not scale well due …
2020-06-08
07 Robert Wilton [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Robert Wilton
2020-06-07
07 Benjamin Kaduk
[Ballot discuss]
I have a couple points that might require a bit of discussion, but I
expect to be pretty easy to resolve:

(1) Can …
2020-06-07
07 Benjamin Kaduk
[Ballot comment]
The four-message DHCP exchange (Solicit/Advertise/Request/Reply) has the
server provisionally provide specific values in the Advertise that are
not committed until the Reply is …
2020-06-07
07 Benjamin Kaduk [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Benjamin Kaduk
2020-06-07
07 Éric Vyncke
[Ballot comment]
Thank you for this useful and easy to read document.

Please also address the IoT Directorate review by Samita Chakrabarti and Jaime Jimenez: …
2020-06-07
07 Éric Vyncke Ballot comment text updated for Éric Vyncke
2020-06-03
07 Tatuya Jinmei Request for Last Call review by INTDIR Completed: Ready with Nits. Reviewer: Tatuya Jinmei. Sent review to list.
2020-06-03
07 Samita Chakrabarti Request for Last Call review by IOTDIR Completed: Ready with Nits. Reviewer: Jaime Jimenez. Submission of review completed at an earlier date.
2020-06-02
07 Warren Kumari
[Ballot comment]
[ Thank you for addressing my DISCUSS, I've cleared.]

Thank you for writing this -- I *do* like this document, and agree that …
2020-06-02
07 Warren Kumari [Ballot Position Update] Position for Warren Kumari has been changed to No Objection from Discuss
2020-06-02
07 (System) IANA Review state changed to Version Changed - Review Needed from IANA OK - Actions Needed
2020-06-02
07 Bernie Volz New version available: draft-ietf-dhc-mac-assign-07.txt
2020-06-02
07 (System) New version accepted (logged-in submitter: Bernie Volz)
2020-06-02
07 Bernie Volz Uploaded new revision
2020-05-27
06 Warren Kumari
[Ballot discuss]
Be ye not afraid -- these should be easy to address.

I have some concerns about this document -- much of my unease …
2020-05-27
06 Warren Kumari
[Ballot comment]
Thank you for writing this -- I *do* like this document, and agree that it solves a real problem (e.g: http://grouper.ieee.org/groups/802/PrivRecsg/email/msg00164.html ), but …
2020-05-27
06 Warren Kumari [Ballot Position Update] New position, Discuss, has been recorded for Warren Kumari
2020-05-26
06 Barry Leiba
[Ballot comment]
Amazingly, “MAC” is not flagged as well-known in the RFC Editor abbreviations list (we probably should suggest that “MAC address” be so flagged), …
2020-05-26
06 Barry Leiba [Ballot Position Update] New position, No Objection, has been recorded for Barry Leiba
2020-05-23
06 Éric Vyncke IESG state changed to IESG Evaluation from Waiting for Writeup
2020-05-22
06 Éric Vyncke Placed on agenda for telechat - 2020-06-11
2020-05-22
06 Éric Vyncke [Ballot comment]
Thank you for this useful and easy to read document.

Please also address the IoT Directorate review by Samita Chakrabarti:
https://datatracker.ietf.org/doc/review-ietf-dhc-mac-assign-06-iotdir-lc-chakrabarti-2020-05-11/

Regards

-éric
2020-05-22
06 Éric Vyncke Ballot comment text updated for Éric Vyncke
2020-05-22
06 Éric Vyncke
Note added 'For information, this MAC-assign document is linked to draft-ietf-dhc-slap-quadrant-08 (currently in IETF Last call). Probably better to read them in a row: first …
2020-05-22
06 Éric Vyncke Ballot has been issued
2020-05-22
06 Éric Vyncke [Ballot Position Update] New position, Yes, has been recorded for Éric Vyncke
2020-05-22
06 Éric Vyncke Created "Approve" ballot
2020-05-22
06 Éric Vyncke Ballot writeup was changed
2020-05-19
06 Tianran Zhou Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR Completed: Ready. Reviewer: Tianran Zhou. Sent review to list.
2020-05-19
06 (System) IESG state changed to Waiting for Writeup from In Last Call
2020-05-18
06 Sabrina Tanamal IANA Experts State changed to Expert Reviews OK from Reviews assigned
2020-05-18
06 Sabrina Tanamal IANA Review state changed to IANA OK - Actions Needed from IANA - Not OK
2020-05-18
06 Sabrina Tanamal IANA Experts State changed to Reviews assigned
2020-05-18
06 (System) IANA Review state changed to IANA - Not OK from IANA - Review Needed
2020-05-18
06 Sabrina Tanamal
(Via drafts-lastcall@iana.org): IESG/Authors/WG Chairs:

The IANA Functions Operator has completed its review of draft-ietf-dhc-mac-assign-06. If any part of this review is inaccurate, please let us …
2020-05-11
06 Roni Even Request for Last Call review by GENART Completed: Ready with Nits. Reviewer: Roni Even. Sent review to list.
2020-05-11
07 Samita Chakrabarti Request for Last Call review by IOTDIR Completed: Ready with Nits. Reviewer: Jaime Jimenez.
2020-05-11
06 Samita Chakrabarti Request for Last Call review by IOTDIR Partially Completed: Almost Ready. Reviewer: Samita Chakrabarti. Sent review to list.
2020-05-11
06 Samita Chakrabarti Request for Last Call review by IOTDIR is assigned to Samita Chakrabarti
2020-05-11
06 Samita Chakrabarti Request for Last Call review by IOTDIR is assigned to Samita Chakrabarti
2020-05-11
06 Samita Chakrabarti Assignment of request for Last Call review by IOTDIR to Gabriel Montenegro was withdrawn
2020-05-11
06 Samita Chakrabarti Request for Last Call review by IOTDIR is assigned to Jaime Jimenez
2020-05-11
06 Samita Chakrabarti Request for Last Call review by IOTDIR is assigned to Jaime Jimenez
2020-05-11
06 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR is assigned to Tianran Zhou
2020-05-11
06 Gunter Van de Velde Request for Last Call review by OPSDIR is assigned to Tianran Zhou
2020-05-07
06 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Roni Even
2020-05-07
06 Jean Mahoney Request for Last Call review by GENART is assigned to Roni Even
2020-05-07
06 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Sean Turner
2020-05-07
06 Tero Kivinen Request for Last Call review by SECDIR is assigned to Sean Turner
2020-05-05
06 Samita Chakrabarti Request for Last Call review by IOTDIR is assigned to Gabriel Montenegro
2020-05-05
06 Samita Chakrabarti Request for Last Call review by IOTDIR is assigned to Gabriel Montenegro
2020-05-05
06 Amy Vezza IANA Review state changed to IANA - Review Needed
2020-05-05
06 Amy Vezza
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2020-05-05
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2020-05-05
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2020-05-05
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2020-05-05
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2020-05-05
06 Éric Vyncke Ballot approval text was generated
2020-05-05
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2020-05-05
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2020-05-05
06 Bernie Volz New version available: draft-ietf-dhc-mac-assign-06.txt
2020-05-05
06 (System) New version accepted (logged-in submitter: Bernie Volz)
2020-05-05
06 Bernie Volz Uploaded new revision
2020-04-20
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2020-04-16
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2020-04-16
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2020-03-16
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2020-03-16
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2020-03-16
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2020-03-05
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2020-03-05
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2020-03-05
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2020-01-13
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2020-01-13
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2020-01-13
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2020-01-07
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2020-01-07
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2020-01-07
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2020-01-07
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2020-01-07
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2020-01-07
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2019-12-23
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2019-12-23
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2019-09-25
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2019-09-25
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2019-09-20
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2019-09-20
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2019-04-17
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2019-04-17
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2019-04-17
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2019-04-17
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