CURRENT MEETING REPORT
Reported by Gary Malkin, Xylogics, Inc.
Minutes of the Routing Information Protocol
Working Group (RIP)
Progress Presented status of Crypto I-D. Reviewed RIPng
I-D. Reviewed status of Triggered RIP.
RIP-2 (RFC 1723) is still waiting for the
inclusion of introductory material from RFC 1058. Once this is
done, RIP-2 (all RFCs) can be submitted for consideration as full
The Cryptographic Authentication Internet-Draft
was held up because some IESG comments were never given to the
authors. These comments have now been addressed and the Internet-Draft
should be able to procede. If the chair does not see action within
a few weeks, he will ping the IESG for a status update.
The RIPng Internet Draft (02) was reviewed.
It contained the comments from the last call. Additional changes
were approved during the meeting. These include: multicast on
point-to-point lines send only one update per interface, always
using same src address include route tag in per-route "must
be zero" field allow for specification of next-hop using
an escape mechanism "borrow" security considerations
text from OSPFng doc get a port number for TBD
Gerry Meyer presented the status of the Triggered RIP Internet-Drafts. He will make a few editorial changes and publish a new (02) Internet-Draft. The chair will then submit the Internet-Drafts for consideration as a Proposed Standard (for the protocol spec) and as an Informational RFC (for the protocol analysis).