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IANA Allocation Procedures for the GMPLS OTN Signal Type Registry (RFC7892) Disclosure Number: IPCOM000246760D
Original Publication Date: 2016-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2016-Jun-29
Document File: 8 page(s) / 7K

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

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Z. Ali: AUTHOR [+4]


IANA maintains "OTN Signal Type" subregistry of the "Generalized Multi-Protocol Label Switching (GMPLS) Signaling Parameters" registry for OTN signal types (as defined in [RFC4328] and updated by [RFC7139]). This subregistry is defined to use only the Standards Action registration policy as defined by [RFC5226]. This document updates [RFC7139] to allow the "OTN Signal Type" subregistry to also use the Specification Required policy as defined in [RFC5226].

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Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)                            Z. Ali Request for Comments: 7892                                   A. Bonfanti Updates: 7139                                                 M. Hartley Category: Standards Track                                  Cisco Systems ISSN: 2070-1721                                                 F. Zhang                                                      Huawei Technologies                                                                 May 2016

    IANA Allocation Procedures for the GMPLS OTN Signal Type Registry


   IANA defined the "OTN Signal Type" subregistry of the "Generalized    Multi-Protocol Label Switching (GMPLS) Signaling Parameters" registry    in RFC 7139.  This document updates the "OTN Signal Type" subregistry    to allow registration via Specification Required.

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   This is an Internet Standards Track document.

   This document is a product of the Internet Engineering Task Force    (IETF).  It represents the consensus of the IETF community.  It has    received public review and has been approved for publication by the    Internet Engineering Steering Group (IESG).  Further information on    Internet Standards is available in Section 2 of RFC 7841.

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 Ali, et al.                  Standards Track                    [Page 1]
 RFC 7892           OTN Signal Type Registration Policy          May 2016

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