BESS WG detailed Status

Critical items (RED FLAG)

  • Consistency checks required between editors of BESS YANG models to ensure a similar way of configuring and operations VPN models.

On going polls

Document Name Poll type Chair in Charge Start date End date Comment

Action items

This section lists actions other than document updates

Action Owner Start date Expected date Done
Initiate a RFC7432bisAliMar'19Next IETF (first shot)

Early allocations

Document Name Request date (by authors) Status AD approval date IANA first allocation date Renewal date Expiration date
draft-ietf-bess-mvpn-evpn-aggregation-label12/11/18Allocated12/19/1801/23/19 01/23/20
draft-ietf-bess-evpn-igmp-mld-proxy Allocated 09/25/1709/07/1809/25/19
draft-ietf-bess-evpn-bum-procedure-updates Allocated 02/17/1702/13/1902/17/20

Latest RFCs

Documents in RFC editor queue

Documents sent to IESG

Shepherd's name indicated within parenthesis.

Documents under Shepherd's review

  • draft-ietf-bess-service-chaining (Stephane):
    • 02/20/19: Shepherd has sent its review to the authors.
    • 05/07/19: No real WG support to progress the draft, chairs need to discuss with authors
    • IETF105: the document will be parked. Nothing prevents to progress it again if we find some people to do the work.
  • draft-ietf-bess-bum-procedure-updates (Sandy):
    • 01/22/19:
      • IPR poll cleared
      • This document is a normative reference in the optimized IR draft.
      • One implementation in roadmap.
    • 01/28/19:
      • Agreement to progress without implementation
    • 11/2019: Chair review provided

Documents that failed Working Group Last Call

Documents candidates for Working Group Last Call


  • Post IETF105, ready for WGLC. Copy MPLS WG on WG LC

Recently adopted documents

Documents candidates for Working Group adoption

Documents that failed WG adoption

Working group document status

Document Name Last Update Status
draft-ietf-bess-mvpn-yang11/05/19Document expired, note sent to authors
draft-ietf-bess-evpn-per-mcast-flow-df-election11/05/19Waiting for IGMP proxy draft to move ahead, before updating this
draft-ietf-bess-evpn-fast-df-recovery11/05/19Draft would be published as soon as gate open & it would be ready for WGLC
draft-boutros-bess-evpn-geneve11/05/19Do not see WG draft uploaded yet, sent note to authors.
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