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Layer Two Tunneling Protocol (L2TP) Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) Considerations Update (RFC3438)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000010610D
Original Publication Date: 2002-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Dec-24
Document File: 6 page(s) / 9K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

W. Townsley: AUTHOR

Abstract

This document describes updates to the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) considerations for the Layer Two Tunneling Protocol (L2TP).

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Network Working Group                                        W. Townsley

Request for Comments: 3438                                 Cisco Systems

BCP: 68                                                    December 2002

Category: Best Current Practice

                  Layer Two Tunneling Protocol (L2TP)

    Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) Considerations Update

Status of this Memo

   This document specifies an Internet Best Current Practices for the

   Internet Community, and requests discussion and suggestions for

   improvements.  Distribution of this memo is unlimited.

Copyright Notice

   Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2002).  All Rights Reserved.

Abstract

   This document describes updates to the Internet Assigned Numbers

   Authority (IANA) considerations for the Layer Two Tunneling Protocol

   (L2TP).

Table of Contents

   1. Introduction.............................................    1

     1.1 Terminology...........................................    2

   2. IANA Considerations......................................    2

     2.1 Control Message AVPs..................................    3

     2.2 Message Type AVP Values...............................    3

     2.3 Result Code AVP Values................................    3

     2.4 Remaining Values......................................    3

   3. Normative References.....................................    3

   4. Security Considerations..................................    4

   5. Acknowledgements.........................................    4

   6. Author's Address.........................................    4

   7. Full Copyright Statement.................................    5

1. Introduction

   This document provides guidance to the Internet Assigned Numbers

   Authority (IANA) regarding the registration of values related to the

   Layer Two Tunneling Protocol (L2TP), defined in [RFC2661], in

   accordance with BCP 26, [RFC2434].

Townsley                 Best Current Practice                  [Page 1]

RFC 3438                L2TP IANA Considerations           December 2002

1.1 Terminology

   The following terms are used here with the meanings defined in

   BCP 26:  "name space", "assigned value", "registration".

   The following policies are used here with the meanings defined in

   BCP 26: "Private Use", "First Come First Served", "Expert Review",

   "Specification Required", "IETF Consensus", "Standards Action".

2. IANA Considerations

   L2TP [RFC2661] defines a number of "magic" numbers to be maintained

   by the IANA.  This section updates the criteria to be used by the

   IANA to assign additional numbers in each of these lists.

   Each of the values identified in this document that require a

   registration...