IETF Progress Report

The IESG and IETF have been quite active since the December IETF Meeting in San Jose: 24 Protocol Actions taken, 35 Last Calls issued, 388 Internet-Drafts announced, and 76 RFCs published.

Between the IETF meetings in San Jose and Memphis, 14 new working groups were created:

Telnet TN3270 Enhancements (tn3270e)

Simple Public Key Infrastructure (spki)

QoS Routing (qosr)

UniDirectional Link Routing (udlr)

WWW Distributed Authoring and Versioning (webdav)

NNTP Extensions (nntpext)

Large Scale Multicast Applications (lsma)

Internet Printing Protocol (ipp)

TCP Implementation (tcpimp)

Internet Fax (fax)

Multiprotocol Label Switching (mpls)

Secure Shell (secsh)

The Internet and the Millennium Problem (2000)

SNMP Version 3 (snmpv3)

and two working groups concluded:

IP: Next Generation Area (ipng)

CIDR Deployment (cidrd)

Additionally, 76 RFC's have been published since the San Jose IETF meeting in December 1996.

RFC1299 I Request for Comments Summary RFC Numbers 1200-1299

RFC1399 I Request for Comments Summary RFC Numbers 1300-1399

RFC1499 I Request for Comments Summary RFC Numbers 1400-1499

RFC1599 I Request for Comments Summary RFC Numbers 1500-1599

RFC1699 I Request for Comments Summary RFC Numbers 1600-1699

RFC1799 I Request for Comments Summary RFC Numbers 1700-1799

RFC1899 I Request for Comments Summary RFC Numbers 1800-1899

RFC1999 I Request for Comments Summary RFC Numbers 1900-1999


RFC2001 PS TCP Slow Start, Congestion Avoidance, Fast Retransmit, and Fast

Recovery Algorithms

RFC2021 PS Remote Network Monitoring Management Information Base Version 2

using SMIv2

RFC2042 I Registering New BGP Attribute Types

RFC2048 BCP Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions (MIME) Part Four: Registration


RFC2058 PS Remote Authentication Dial In User Service (RADIUS)

RFC2059 I RADIUS Accounting

RFC2063 E Traffic Flow Measurement: Architecture

RFC2064 E Traffic Flow Measurement: Meter MIB

RFC2065 PS Domain Name System Security Extensions


RFC2067 DS IP over HIPPI

RFC2068 PS Hypertext Transfer Protocol -- HTTP/1.1

RFC2069 PS An Extension to HTTP: Digest Access Authentication

RFC2070 PS Internationalization of the Hypertext Markup Language

RFC2071 I Network Renumbering Overview: Why would I want it and what is it


RFC2072 I Router Renumbering Guide

RFC2073 PS An IPv6 Provider-Based Unicast Address Format

RFC2074 PS Remote Network Monitoring MIB Protocol Identifiers

RFC2075 I IP Echo Host Service

RFC2076 I Common Internet Message Headers

RFC2077 PS The Model Primary Content Type for Multipurpose Internet Mail


RFC2078 PS Generic Security Service Application Program Interface, Version 2

RFC2079 PS Definition of X.500 Attribute Types and an Object Class to Hold Uniform

Resource Identifiers (URIs)

RFC2080 PS RIPng for IPv6

RFC2081 I RIPng Protocol Applicability Statement

RFC2082 PS RIP-2 MD5 Authentication

RFC2083 I PNG (Portable Network Graphics) Specification Version 1.0

RFC2084 I Considerations for Web Transaction Security

RFC2085 PS HMAC-MD5 IP Authentication with Replay Prevention

RFC2086 PS IMAP4 ACL extension

RFC2087 PS IMAP4 QUOTA extension

RFC2088 PS IMAP4 non-synchronizing literals

RFC2089 I V2ToV1 Mapping SNMPv2 onto SNMPv1 within a bi-lingual SNMP


RFC2090 E TFTP Multicast Option

RFC2091 PS Triggered Extensions to RIP to Support Demand Circuits

RFC2092 I Protocol Analysis for Triggered RIP

RFC2095 PS IMAP/POP AUTHorize Extension for Simple Challenge/Response

RFC2096 PS IP Forwarding Table MIB

RFC2097 PS The PPP NetBIOS Frames Control Protocol (NBFCP)

RFC2098 I Toshiba's Router Architecture Extensions for ATM: Overview

RFC2099 I Request for Comments Summary RFC Numbers 2000-2099

RFC2100 I The Naming of Hosts

RFC2101 I IPv4 Address Behaviour Today

RFC2102 I Multicast Support for Nimrod: Requirements and Solution Approaches

RFC2103 I Mobility Support for Nimrod: Challenges and Solution Approaches

RFC2104 I HMAC: Keyed-Hashing for Message Authentication

RFC2105 I Cisco Systems' Tag Switching Architecture Overview

RFC2106 I Data Link Switching Remote Access Protocol

RFC2107 I Ascend Tunnel Management Protocol - ATMP

RFC2108 PS (hubmib) Definitions of Managed Objects for IEEE 802.3 Repeater

Devices using SMIv2

RFC2109 PS HTTP State Management Mechanism

RFC2110 PS MIME E-mail Encapsulation of Aggregate Documents, such as HTML

RFC2111 PS Content-ID and Message-ID Uniform Resource Locators

RFC2112 PS The MIME Multipart/Related Content-type

RFC2113 PS IP Router Alert Option

RFC2114 I Data Link Switching Client Access Protocol

RFC2118 I Microsoft Point-To-Point Compression (MPPC) Protocol

RFC2119 BCP Key words for use in RFCs to Indicate Requirement Levels

RFC2120 E Managing the X.500 Root Naming Context

RFC2121 I Issues affecting MARS Cluster Size

RFC2122 PS VEMMI URL Specification

RFC2123 I Traffic Flow Measurement: Experiences with NeTraMet

RFC2124 I Light-weight Flow Admission Protocol Specification Version 1.0

RFC2125 PS The PPP Bandwidth Allocation Protocol (BAP) & The PPP Bandwidth

Allocation Control Protocol (BACP)

RFC2126 PS ISO Transport Service on top of TCP (ITOT)

RFC2127 PS ISDN Management Information Base

RFC2128 PS Dial Control Management Information Base using SMIv2